British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

The Power House, Dumbleton

Description: The Power House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 135170

OS Grid Reference: SP0160635856
OS Grid Coordinates: 401606, 235856
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0211, -1.9780

Location: Dairy Lane, Dumbleton, Gloucestershire WR11 6TP

Locality: Dumbleton
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR11 6TP

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Dumbleton, Gloucestershire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


2/74 The Power House


House, by same architect as Dairy House (q.v.). Early C20. Red
brick, mostly pebbledashed, and close-studded and decorative timber
framing to the first floor; large stone slate roof tiles,
corrugated asbestos roof to outhouse, brick stacks. Rectangular
plan to house with outhouse at right angles to rear, formerly
housing generators supplying electricity to Dumbleton Hall on the
north side. House: 2 storeys. Outhouse: single storey.
South front: brick plinth and pilasters to the ground floor.
Gable projects forwards to the left with a 4-light sliding sash to
the ground floor; 3-light sliding sash above. Flat-roofed porch
with an early C20 part-glazed plank door to the right of the gable.
Five-light canted bay with sliding sash windows to the north-east
facing gable. Jetty lit by 3-light sliding sash above. Axial and
off-the-ridge stacks. Tall segmental-headed windows and double-
width entrances with brick dressings to the outhouse. All windows
with glazing bars. North-east gable end of house hipped. Axial
and off-the-ridge stacks. Interior not inspected.
Striking and virtually unaltered example of early C20 estate

Listing NGR: SP0160635856

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.