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Church House

A Grade II Listed Building in Standish, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7745 / 51°46'28"N

Longitude: -2.2906 / 2°17'26"W

OS Eastings: 380046

OS Northings: 208470

OS Grid: SO800084

Mapcode National: GBR 0KR.PPH

Mapcode Global: VH94Q.7NXH

Entry Name: Church House

Listing Date: 10 January 1955

Last Amended: 9 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1091336

English Heritage Legacy ID: 132506

Location: Standish, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL10

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Standish

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Standish St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

STANDISH STANDISH VILLAGE
SO 80 NW
7/247 Church House
(formerly listed as The School)
10.1.55
GV II
Probable former almonry, used as church house, school, now village
hall with offices of Gloucestershire Trust for Nature Conservation.
C16, on core possibly of C14, possibly built in 2 stages, restored
c1844. Random coursed and dressed stone, stone slate roof, with
coped verges and ashlar stacks of C19 with twin diagonally set
flues to ridge and north end. Single long range of 2 storeys and
attic, with stepped buttresses to south end only, from
approximately halfway along length. Arched light stone mullioned
windows with square hoodmoulds, mostly 2-light on west side, and 3-
light on east side. Some replaced or inserted windows of C19 and
C20. Five window bays to each side, two C19 three-light gabled
dormers to east. North end has chamfered pointed arch doorway on
each side, south end has 4-centred archway with enriched spandrels
and square hoodmould to each side. On east side at north end a
blocked doorway with very large flush stone lintel, possibly from
original structure of which some walling appears to be incorporated
in north gable end wall.
Interior much altered in C19 but retains one 4-centred archway on
left of similar doorway on west side, possibly originally an
external doorway.
(VCH, Gloucestershire, Vol X, 1972)


Listing NGR: SO8007908416

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