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Description: Green Close
Date Listed: 4 July 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 134823
OS Grid Reference: SP0953333692
OS Grid Coordinates: 409533, 233692
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0016, -1.8625
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SNOWSHILL SNOWSHILL VILLAGE
12/42 Green Close
Formerly 4 cottages, now one house. C17, altered c1916 by C.E.
Bateman for H. Peech. Roughly squared, coursed stone, larger
quoins, stone slate roofs. Three-room, 1 1/2 storey block along road,
c1916 link to 2-room, 2 1/2-storey block approximately at right
angles. To road: ground floor set down, window sills at pavement
level. Three 2-light mullioned windows with plain chamfer and
hoodmoulds. Above: hip at left end to roof, gabled dormer with 2-
light casement; roof steps up to right, chimney from eaves with
moulded cap, hipped dormer with C20 metal window, sill below eaves.
Roof steps down to right, 2 dormers as left end, parapet gable with
ridge chimney, moulded cap. Flight of steps down against gable to
boarded door, covered hipped lean-to roof on timber posts. Beyond
curved, timber-framed wall of link. Further stone gable to right,
4-light mullioned window with king mullion; above, offset to left,
2-light mullioned window, similar above in gable, all with
hoodmoulds. Parapet gable with cross-gablet apex; 2 ashlar
chimneys with moulded caps from gables on right return, first
single, square set stalk, second 2 diamond-set. Oven projection
below on right. Probably originally 2 houses, later converted to
cottages, combined into one house with added link between c1916.
(W.G. Davie and E.G. Dawber, Old Cottages and Farmhouses ....in the
Cotswolds, 1904; Country Life, vol LX, 1926)
Listing NGR: SP0953333692
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Source: English Heritage
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