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Picnic House, Hanham Abbots

Description: Picnic House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 28697

OS Grid Reference: ST6469470131
OS Grid Coordinates: 364694, 170131
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4291, -2.5092

Location: Ferry Road, Hanham Abbots, South Gloucestershire BS15 3NU

Locality: Hanham Abbots
County: South Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: BS15 3NU

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Listing Text

Picnic House
ST 67 SW 3/83
Built in connection with Avon Navigation Scheme. Dated 1726. Three storeys,
rendered, pantile roof with brick end chimneys and modern coped verges.
Five windows, glazing bar sashes in flush frames, ground floor windows
altered with cambered heads. Plain weathered strings over 1st and ground
floors (latter raised over window heads). Central half-glazed door with
transom light and gabled lattice porch. Stair turret to rear. Two obscured
freestone tablets flanking doorway lettered "CWS" and "1726".
Interior: a little residual panelling in ground floor rooms and to cupboard
below stairs. Stairs have splat balusters, replaced on ground and first

Listing NGR: ST6469470131

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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