Description: Downend House
Date Listed: 24 April 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 28797
OS Grid Reference: ST6511376608
OS Grid Coordinates: 365113, 176608
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4873, -2.5038
5118 EX-MANGOTSFIELD UD NORTH STREET
ST 6576 8/194 24.4.51
Late C18/early C19. Rendered, moulded stone coping to parapet, double saddle
pantile roof, end gables. Three storeys, 3 windows, later sashes without glazing
bars in exposed wooden frames. Later 3-light square bays to ground floor,
joined by tiled pentice forming porch. Central panelled door with slab hood
on pilasters - modern glazing and porch.
Modern plaque on side of house testifies to its importance and the reason for
its inclusion on the list: "Dr W G Grace Famous Gloucestershire Cricketer was
born here 18th July 1848". Interior gutted.
Listing NGR: ST6511376608
Source: English Heritage
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