British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Brimscombe Court, Brimscombe and Thrupp

Description: Brimscombe Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 133167

OS Grid Reference: SO8651102934
OS Grid Coordinates: 386511, 202934
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7250, -2.1967

Location: 1 Thrupp Lane, Brimscombe Court Drive GL5 2EF

Locality: Brimscombe and Thrupp
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL5 2EF

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SO 8602-8702 THRUPP THRUPP LANE, Far Thrupp
(west side)

12/372 Brimscombe Court


Large detached house, now subdivided. c1800. Ashlar limestone;
ashlar chimneys; Welsh slate roof. Three-storey with cellar,
double-pile plan; 2-storey part at north end. East front: 5-
window fenestration, sashes without glazing bars to ground floor,
12-pane middle floor and 6-pane upper floor sashes. Plain upper
floor level band. Central doorway with pedimented Ionic porch,
moulded architraves and 8-panel fielded door. Modillion eaves
cornice with blocking course; hipped roof. Three-window
fenestration to lower 2-storey block to right, mostly with glazing
bars removed. West front: 3-window fenestration, sashes without
glazing bars except central middle floor Venetian window. Central
6-panel door to cellar with flanking single lights; outer 9-pane
sashes. Single window fenestration to lower block to left, 4-pane
sashes above cellar door with rectangular light above. Lean-to
outbuilding projects forward to right with doorway at end having
moulded architrave and keystone. Modillion cornices and blocking
course continued from front. Sides: mixed sash fenestration,
north end having blocked Diocletian window above 2-storey block.
Central part of parapet swept up with 2 chimneys with moulded caps.
Interior: main staircase with turned balusters and swept handrail.
Other rooms not inspected. Brimscombe Cottage (q.v.) adjoins main
building to north.

Listing NGR: SO8651102934

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.