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The Dower House, Bitton

Description: The Dower House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 28560

OS Grid Reference: ST6820669286
OS Grid Coordinates: 368206, 169286
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4217, -2.4586

Location: 11 Church Road, Bitton, South Gloucestershire BS30 6LJ

Locality: Bitton
County: South Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: BS30 6LJ

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Listing Text

(east side)
ST 6869 15/3A The Dower House
C16 origins, C17 and C19 alterations. Built of coursed rubble with quoins.
Pantile roof. One and a half storeys. Three dormer gables to front. Three
windows, C19 stone mullioned casements. Original dripmoulds to attic windows.
Continuous weathered string to ground floor windows and flush relieving arches
(a late C17 feature). Left hand return has 2 dormer gables, an extension with
doorway and similar window treatment.
Interior: Early C18 stair at rear (imported from another building and remodelled)
with carved cut string and turned balusters, 2 pertread, wide handrail; patched
up panelling below. First floor ceilings made from the panelled pew ends removed
from the parish church.

Listing NGR: ST6820669286

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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