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Stonehouse, Gotherington

Description: Stonehouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 135204

OS Grid Reference: SO9633429627
OS Grid Coordinates: 396334, 229627
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9651, -2.0548

Location: Malleson Road, Gotherington, Gloucestershire GL52 4ER

Locality: Gotherington
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL52 4ER

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Listing Text

(south side)

15/109 Stonehouse


House and adjoining cottage/dovecote. Combined cottage/dovecote
probably C17; house late C18-early C19. Cottage/dovecote:
coursed squared and dressed limestone, no roof at time of resurvey
- April 1987. House: coursed squared and dressed limestone with
an ashlar front with flat-chamfered side alternate quoins;
artificial stone slate roof at front, large concrete tiles to rear.
House with gable end to road linked at opposite gable end via small
single-storey extension to cottage/dovecote. Cottage/dovecote: 2
storeys. House: 2 storeys, attic and cellar. Symmetrical 3-
window entrance front to house: two 16-pane sash windows to the
ground floor, two similar windows flanking a round-headed 16-pane
sash to the first floor. All windows with plain architraves and
keystones. Central door with 4 fielded panels and 2 flush panels
within a round-headed surround with plain architrave, imposts and
keystone; fanlight and open triangular pediment on moulded
brackets; band between floors. Three C20 two-light roof dormers
with glazing bars. Moulded stone eaves cornice; gable-end stacks
one only a stump, one with moulded capping; flat coping to gable
ends. No windows to gable end facing road or to rear. Combined
cottage and dovecote: comprising dovecote and adjoining one-up
one-down dwelling: 2-light casement with leaded panes far right to
ground floor of dovecote; plank door to later extension to left;
2-light casement with glazing bars to left; fixed casement with
glazing bars and flat-chamfered surround above. Interior of
cottage/dovecote large open fireplace with bressumer, spiral
stairs to left. Brick-lined pigeon holes from level of first
floor up on 3 sides in the adjoining room; timber-framed partition
wall with rendered infill between the two parts at first floor.
Combined cottage/dovecote in process of conversion at time of
resurvey (April 1987). Interior of house not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO9633429627

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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