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Foresters Cottage, Brimscombe and Thrupp

Description: Foresters Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 133152

OS Grid Reference: SO8665304045
OS Grid Coordinates: 386653, 204045
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7350, -2.1947

Location: Claypits Lane, Thrupp, Gloucestershire GL6 7LU

Locality: Brimscombe and Thrupp
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 7LU

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Listing Text

(south side)

3/360 Foresters Cottage


Detached house. Mid-late C17; mid-late C18 addition. Random and
coursed rubble limestone; ashlar and artificial stone rebuilt
chimneys; stone slate roof. Two-storey with attic. Front:
scattered mullioned casements. Earliest part of building to right
with hipped roof porch addition having reset 2-light chamfered
mullioned casement; 2-light above. Ground floor 3-light to right.
C20 gabled addition to left with 3-light ground floor casement
beyond, small 2-light above. West end: single-window fenestration
to gable end, 3-light ground floor, 2-light upper floor and attic
single-light, all with hoodmoulds. Gable-mounted chimney with
moulded cap. Cellar doorway altered from original mullioned
casement. Rear: similar scattered 2 and 3-light chamfered
mullioned casements with hoodmoulds. Two eaves-level gabled
dormers with C20 casements. Interior not inspected. Recorded as
public house in 1842.
(N.M. Herbert, 'Stroud', in V.C.H. Glos. xi, 1976, pp 99-145)

Listing NGR: SO8665304045

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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