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The Royal Oak, Bishop's Cleeve

Description: The Royal Oak

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 135132

OS Grid Reference: SO9599627617
OS Grid Coordinates: 395996, 227617
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9470, -2.0596

Location: Church Road, Bishop's Cleeve, Gloucestershire GL52 4LR

Locality: Bishop's Cleeve
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL52 4LR

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Listing Text

(south side)

16/35 The Royal Oak
(now incorporating building formerly
listed as Church View)

Inn. Early-mid C17 and mid C17-early C18. Early range: square-
panelled timber framing over pebbledash probably concealing the
original timber framing on a pebbledashed plinth; thatched roof
with decorative ridge thatching; brick stacks. Building linked to
the west gable end shows evidence of square-panelled timber framing
at the west gable end, the remainder of the building appears to
have been encased in brick probably early in the C19; limestone
plinth; concrete tile roof with brick stack. Rectangular plan.
Later extensions to rear of the thatched range, not of special
interest. Early range: 1½ storeys; later range: 2 storeys with
single-storey link between the two. Two 4-light wooden casements
with horizontal glazing bars to the ground floor of the early
range. Garage doors far left with C20 plank door to the right.
Two-light gabled eaves dormer with wooden casement and horizontal
glazing bars. Later range: symmetrical 2-windowed facade lit by
segmental-headed 2-light casements, former central segmental-headed
doorway now blocked; C20 glass door with glazing bars far right.
Axial stacks to the C17 range. Gable-end stack to the later range.
Interiors contain spine beams, cross beams, and open fireplaces
with wooden bressumer.

Listing NGR: SO9599627617

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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