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Description: Brading Gun Shed
Date Listed: 14 February 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 310126
OS Grid Reference: SZ6067787343
OS Grid Coordinates: 460677, 87343
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6826, -1.1425
SZ6088 HIGH STREET (East side)
1352-0/6/81 Brading Gun Shed
Gun shed. Probably C17 in origin altered in lated C18 or early
C19 and restored in 1983. Isle of Wight stone rubble with some
random tiles, ashlar quoins and red brick dressings. Renewed
tiled roof 1 storey. Cambered arched doorcase with pegged
wooden architrave. 4 plank ledged and braced door. 1 square
window opening with modern wooden shutter. Rear elevation has
1 square wooden mullioned window. This building housed the
town gun which was last fired in 1832 on the passing of the
Reform Act. (See item 1/112, Coach house to Nunwell House.)
Listing NGR: SZ6067687342
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Source: English Heritage
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