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Cressy House, Prestbury

Description: Cressy House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 134450

OS Grid Reference: SO9668024086
OS Grid Coordinates: 396680, 224086
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9153, -2.0497

Location: The Burgage, 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)

17/46 No 41 (Cressy House)


Detached house. Mid-late C18, substantially altered at front late
C18-early C19. Ashlar facade otherwise coursed squared and dressed
limestone. Stone slate at rear, slate at front, brick stacks.
'U'-shaped plan. Single storey lean-to with corrugated asbestos
roof between wings at rear, not of special interest. Main body; 2
storeys and attic lit by two 2-light roof dormers. Symmetrical 5-
windowed facade. All windows segmental-headed casements with
single curved stone flanking a central keystone. Central C19
segmental-headed six-panel door (upper 2 panels now glazed) within
a segmental-headed surround matching surrounds to windows.
Projecting gabled wooden canopy supported on brackets. Deep band
between floors. Moulded stone eaves cornice. Wings at rear with
hipped gable ends. Stacks at gable ends of main body. Interior
not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO9668024086

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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