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Description: The Priory
Date Listed: 28 June 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 133048
OS Grid Reference: SO8723000728
OS Grid Coordinates: 387230, 200728
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7051, -2.1862
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SO 8600-8700 MINCHINHAMPTON HIGH STREET, Minchinhampton Town
19/257 No 20 (The Priory)
Former town house in row, now shop. c1740, internally refitted
c1830. Coursed and square limestone, partially roughcast rendered;
rendered chimneys; stone slate roof, concrete tile to rear. Two-
storey with cellar and attic; double pile plan. Front: 5-window
fenestration, irregularly spaced and at angles due to settlement.
Central segmental arched doorway with 6-panel door. Two 20-pane
sashes to left, two 15-pane to right, all with timber surrounds
incorporating lozenge above window; 12-pane segmental arched upper
floor sashes with plain sill band, all with thick glazing bars.
Cut down gable end chimneys to front range. Rear: mixture of
segmental arched casements and sashes, part of elevation projecting
slightly with angled wall. Attached shed is not of special
Interior: timber fireplaces to principal rooms with enriched
cornices. Doorways with reeded architraves and thin cornices.
Stone vaulted cellar with small ashlar lock-up in one corner.
Listing NGR: SO8723100717
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Source: English Heritage
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