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(Forthampton Estate), Forthampton

Description: (Forthampton Estate)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 134161

OS Grid Reference: SO8543432723
OS Grid Coordinates: 385434, 232723
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9928, -2.2135

Location: Bishop's Walk, Forthampton, Gloucestershire GL19 4QF

Locality: Forthampton
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL19 4QF

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Listing Text

(south side)

7/41 Nos 46 and 47
(Forthampton Estate)


Semi-detached estate house, c1865, probably by William Burges for
James Yorke. Red brick with decorative grey brick diamond
patterns. Limestone window surrounds. Roof, red fishscale tiling
roofing, brick stack. Rectangular plan. Two-storeys, symmetrical
4-windowed facade with central gable. All windows 1, 2 and 3-light
stone-mullioned casements, with glazing bars and blind ogee curved
trefoil-headed lights. Segmental relieving arches in grey brick
over 3-light windows. Grey brick string below sills of first floor
windows. Pointed plank doors in gable-ends within pointed flat-
chamfered brick surrounds. Single pitched tiled canopy supported
on wooden brackets over door in left gable-end. Part-glazed C20
porch in front of door in right gable-end. Single light windows
either side of door as in front elevation, small open quatrefoil
towards apex of ridge. Roof; wide roof overhang supported on
curved wooden brackets rising from string. Simple carved
bargeboards forming trefoil to forward facing gable. Decorative
cusped ridge tiling. Central stack with dentil decoration and
projecting courses of grey brick.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO8543432723

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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