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Abbotswyck, Gretton

Description: Abbotswyck

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 134093

OS Grid Reference: SP0080630429
OS Grid Coordinates: 400806, 230429
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9723, -1.9897

Location: Barn Close, Gretton, Gloucestershire GL54 5EP

Locality: Gretton
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 5EP

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Listing Text

(north side)
- II

House. C16 or earlier. Back wall good squared limestone, otherwise rubble,
and timber frame to upper floor and gable, tiled roof. Gable to street,
L-plan, former cross passage and probably hall house: One and a half storeys
1+3-windowed, irregular, with 2 small gabled dormers over 2-light casement,
C20 french doors, plank door under flat canopy, and C19 2-light casement;
in return gable, left, two 2-light C20 casements, all casements with C20
leading. Back wall includes two low buttresses with heavy offsets. To
road cut squared limestone, coped gable, 3-light ovolo mould casement under
stopped drip and small 2-light casement with leading and very small light
to stair, in wall to gable extension, right, 3-light casement. Interior
has 3 pairs heavy upper crucks,newel stair at south end, various timber
framed partitions, fine wood bressummer fireplace at north end and very
deep stone bressummer fireplace at south end. Property formerly known as
Walnut Tree cottages.

Listing NGR: SP0080630429

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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