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Burgage Close, Prestbury

Description: Burgage Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 134445

OS Grid Reference: SO9669624146
OS Grid Coordinates: 396696, 224146
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9158, -2.0494

Location: Lake Street, Prestbury, Gloucestershire GL52 3DL

Locality: Prestbury
Local Authority: Cheltenham Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL52 3DL

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Listing Text

(west side)

17/41 No 51 (Burgage Close)



Detached house. C17. Square-panelled timber framing. Right
gable end and projecting stack coursed squared and dressed
limestone. Artificial stone slate roof. Rectangular plan to main
body. C20 extension at left gable end and C20 glazed lean-to
porch, not of special interest. Main body; 16 storeys with one
two and one five-light casements to ground floor (the latter
comprising an early 3-light casement flanked by single C20
casements). Upper floor lit by four 2-light C20 eaves dormers with
weatherboarded gables. All windows with leaded panes Early
studded plank door with strap hinges reused in C20 lean-to porch
left of projecting gable-end stack. Interior not inspected but
reputed to contain a plaque depicting a crown, rose and lion and
gargoyles in a bedroom, and oak panelling.
(Womens Institute Architectural Survey, 1975)

Listing NGR: SO9669624146

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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