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Court House, Owlpen

Description: Court House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 133149

OS Grid Reference: ST7997298360
OS Grid Coordinates: 379972, 198360
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6836, -2.2911

Location: Owlpen, Gloucestershire GL11 5BZ

Locality: Owlpen
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL11 5BZ

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Listing Text


5/357 Court House
(previously listed as gazebo)


Gazebo, later small house. Late C17. Random rubble limestone,
roughcast faced; stone slate roof. Two-storey. East side:
parapet gabled cross wing to left with upper floor 2-light recessed
cavetto mullioned casement withhoodmould, oval window in gable -
this arrangement repeated on west side. Formerly open loggia to
right with single central Tuscan column, roughcast render to
timber framing above, timber ovolo moulded upper floor 3-light
casements. Upper floor entered through external doorway in north
gable end, this part built into terraced garden. Full central
parapet gable to south end, upper floor 3-light casement with oval
Interior: altered in conversion to small house, loggia being
glazed in. Timber spiral stair. Said to have been meeting place
of Court Leet.

Listing NGR: ST7997298360

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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