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The Shard, Minchinhampton

Description: The Shard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 133031

OS Grid Reference: SO8708000380
OS Grid Coordinates: 387080, 200380
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7020, -2.1883

Location: Well Hill, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire GL6 9AA

Locality: Minchinhampton
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 9AA

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Listing Text


19/241 The Shard


Detached house. Late C17; altered and enlarged 1923 by Thomas
Falconer. Random rubble and coursed limestone; rubble and ashlar
chimneys; stone slate roof. Two-storey with attic; 2 rear wings.
Front: 4-window fenestration, all 2-light recessed chamfered
mullioned casements, 2 to right being C20 replacements. Continuous
dripmould to ground floor. C20 central doorway with flat stone
porch hood on shaped brackets, double C20 panelled doors. Deep
plastered eaves coving to hipped roof (this rebuilt in 1923,
probably replacing gabled roof). Central gabled dormer with leaded
casement. Gable end of one rear wing set back to right with C20
flat roofed addition. East end: mullioned fenestration to C20
rear wing with oval in gable. West end: single-window
fenestration as to front, hoodmould to ground floor extended round
from front. Projecting rear chimney gable, shaft having moulded
cap, partially obscured by C20 rear wing containing entrance hall
and staircase. Interior not inspected but entirely rebuilt in
(D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)

Listing NGR: SO8708000380

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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