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Gable Farm House, Gretton

Description: Gable Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 134101

OS Grid Reference: SP0070830412
OS Grid Coordinates: 400708, 230412
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9722, -1.9911

Location: Barn Close, Gretton, Gloucestershire GL54 5EY

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
Gable Farm House

Free standing house. C16. Limestone rubble, but with pebble-dash on timber
frame to street front, stone slate roof, with coped gable at left end only,
and here fine ashlar stack with split flues, moulded capping and skirt.
A broad-span block with deep wing back, right, and planning modified
from original. Front is two gabled, 1½ storey 2-windowed: at first floor
4-light oak ovolo mould casements slightly projected forward from their
framed wall, over C19 2-light casements with one horizontal bar; in right
gable two C19 casements at first floor and 3-light stone mullioned casement
with stopped drip at ground floor. Back includes small dormers, and to
south gable small square light, over 3-light casement at first floor, and
the same, with stopped drip at ground floor, plain reserved chamber
mullions. Dormer at back of main block over 3-light casement in position
formerly occupied by door. Entrance door in east gable, elliptical cham-
fered head and chamfered jambs, plank door; C20 door also in back wing.
Interior, deep fireplace with solid stone cheeks, new bressummer, east end,
central very deep chamfered longitudinal beam, chamfered and stopped joists,
some timberframed walling. In upper room, back, fireplace with big 4-centre
chamfered stone lintol.

Listing NGR: SP0070830412

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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