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Meads House with Boundary Walls to the Street and the Meads

A Grade II Listed Building in Boxwell with Leighterton, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.618 / 51°37'4"N

Longitude: -2.2559 / 2°15'21"W

OS Eastings: 382376

OS Northings: 191046

OS Grid: ST823910

Mapcode National: GBR 1P2.DGY

Mapcode Global: VH95H.VL7J

Entry Name: Meads House with Boundary Walls to the Street and the Meads

Listing Date: 1 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154773

English Heritage Legacy ID: 129611

Location: Boxwell with Leighterton, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL8

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Boxwell with Leighterton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: BoxwellSt Mary the Virgin and Leighterton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

BOXWELL WITH THE STREET (Leighterton Village
ST 8291 east side)
LEIGHTERTON
2/20 Meads House with boundary walls
to The Street and The Meads

GV II

Formerly rectory, now large detached house. C17, greatly enlarged
early-mid C18; early C19 and C20 alterations. Roughcast render;
rubble chimneys; stone slate roof. Two-storey with attic and
cellars; two rear wings of 2 storeys and attic. Front: 6-window
facade, all 12-pane sashes including left of centre 2-storey
canted bay window with crenellated parapet and 12-pane sash to
front and sides; sashes to left of bay have thick glazing bars, as
do those on upper floor to right; sash to right of bay in former
doorway. Three hipped attic dormers with C19 sashes. South:
gable end to left with central projecting chimney stack having
moulded cap; two ground floor sashes and two C20 upper floor
casements. Rear wing runs right with 3-window early Cl9 sash
fenestration. C20 glazed sun room is not of special interest.
North side: blank gable end to front range with ridge-mounted
rubble chimney; wing to left with scattered C20 casements. East
side: altered in C20 rebuilding when much C19 service
accommodation demolished. Central 2-storey round-ended stair wing
with pedimented doorway and round-arched stair window over, all
C20. Rear wings project to right and left. Internal spiral
staircase in north wing. Panelled room with bay on ground floor,
probably early C19. Plain but high boundary wall runs along The
Meads and continues in The Street, broken by gate with ashlar
gatepiers.


Listing NGR: ST8237691046

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