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Latitude: 52.008 / 52°0'28"N
Longitude: -2.4811 / 2°28'51"W
OS Eastings: 367076
OS Northings: 234502
OS Grid: SO670345
Mapcode National: GBR FW.HR5Y
Mapcode Global: VH85Z.YS7K
Entry Name: The Veldt House
Listing Date: 13 October 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1078471
English Heritage Legacy ID: 126046
Location: Dymock, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, HR8
District: Forest of Dean
Civil Parish: Dymock
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Preston St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 63 SE (off)
4/10 The Veldt House
House, at one time (probably C19) divided into two cottages, now one house. C17
with C19 and C20 extensions. Timber framed with brick infill and clay tile roof.
Two cell lobby entry house with additional C19 bay to left and modern wing to rear
of bay. he some time in the C19 the lobby entry was closed and paired doorways
inserted in hall bay. This has been changed again and the present entry is in
the C19 extension to the left. One and a half storeys, presently 5 bays, 2 C19,
hall bay stack bay, parlour bay. Rather uneven square framing with some diagonal
bracing. All windows are modern small paned standard casements and French doors,
except for plate glass modern windows in modern gable end. 5 dormers to upper floor.
Large brick central stack partly reconstructed. Internal planning altered because
of C19 conversion and C20 reconversion. Good quality frame visible WmhW. Good
back to back fireplaces with oak lintels and stone jambs, both rooms with stop
chamfered spine beams and original joists. Stair modern, original and both C19
ones are gone.
Roof space not inspected but closed queen post trusses apparent.
Listing NGR: SO6707634502
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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