Description: Cradlebridge House
Date Listed: 29 December 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 313130
OS Grid Reference: ST8655150299
OS Grid Coordinates: 386551, 150299
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2517, -2.1941
WESTBURY LEIGH ROAD
ST 8650 5/32 2 29.12.50.
C18. Formerly a parsonage. 2 storeys. Brick. Stone quoins. Moulded plinth
and cornice. Stone parapet with coping. Slate roof. Garden front has 3
windows, 4 panes wide, sashes in moulded stone architraves and plain frieze
extension up to cornice, on 1st floor. Formerly 2 similar windows on ground
floor; now altered to French casements with wretched decorative top parts.
9-panel central door, top panels glazed, in plain stone surround, with flat
moulded stone hood on cut stone brackets. 2 ranges of blind windows at rear.
Central stair projection at back also with tall arched central window and
saddlestone to gable, 6 panel door on ground level under flat hood on cut
brackets at side. Lower 2 storey irregular service wing to west. Stone and
brick built with pantile roof - front originally to north of brick dentil
course over ground floor and to eaves; see also stonework, particularly quoining;
of fine ledged and battened door with original wrought iron hinges and knocker;
clearly older than present main block. Pitched herringbone brick paving to
back court. Rustic gatepiers to road, gates have arrow head rails, dog rails
and arch braces to top rails.
Listing NGR: ST8655150299
Source: English Heritage
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