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Greylands Including Railings, Minchinhampton

Description: Greylands Including Railings

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 28 June 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 133053

OS Grid Reference: SO8718800714
OS Grid Coordinates: 387188, 200714
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7050, -2.1868

Location: 1 High Street, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire GL6 9BN

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

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Listing Text

SO 8600-8700 MINCHINHAMPTON HIGH STREET, Minchinhampton Town
(west side)

19/262 No 9 (Greylands) including railings



Former town house, now offices in row. cl?40. Ashlar front,
random rubble limestone to sides and rear; ashlar chimneys; stone
slate roof. Three-storey with cellar. Classical style. Front:
4-window fenestration all with moulded architraves, keystones and
bull-nosed sills; 12-pane sashes to ground and middle floor,
keystones linking with string course and, to middle floor, running
into modillion cornice. Upper floor 9-pane sashes have keystones
extended up parapet, centre 2 with urns above. Giant corner
pilasters have short attic pilasters above topped by larger carved
gadrooned urns. Pedimented doorway with moulded architraves in
third bay has later glazed doors with rectangular light above.
Parapet-mounted chimney to either side, one having modillion
enriched cap. Double pitched roof with 2 hipped ends behind front
parapet, 2 gables to rear. Rear: mixed sash and casement
Interior: one fine panelled room with fluted Ionic pilasters to
chimneypiece. Attached spear-topped railings have gates giving
access to ramps down to round arched cellar openings. The finest
town house in High Street.

Listing NGR: SO8718800714

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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