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Latitude: 51.7209 / 51°43'15"N
Longitude: -2.1583 / 2°9'29"W
OS Eastings: 389160
OS Northings: 202475
OS Grid: SO891024
Mapcode National: GBR 1N1.14Q
Mapcode Global: VH955.J0VL
Entry Name: Canal Round House
Listing Date: 28 June 1960
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1171394
English Heritage Legacy ID: 132864
Location: Chalford, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6
Civil Parish: Chalford
Built-Up Area: Chalford
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Chalford Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 8802-8902 CHALFORD LONDON ROAD
(off south side)
13/70 Canal Round House
Canal lengthman's house. 1790-1 for Thames and Severn Canal.
Coursed rubble limestone, formerly rendered; rendered brick
chimney; concrete tile roof. Circular. Three-storey with attic;
lean-to on east side. Range of pointed arched windows with plain
raised architraves and small paned timber casements to east and
west sides, west with square headed doorway below, formerly
providing stable entrance, now pair of glazed doors. Upper floor
level pointed arched doorway on north side with plank door and
coloured glass in pointed fanlight; stone steps with decorative
iron handrails. Plain upper floor and eaves-level bands. Eaves-
mounted chimney on south side. Conical roof with flush rooflight.
Interior not inspected. One of several lengthman's houses of this
type on the canal, another is identical at Cerney Wick (Latton CP
(M.A. Handford and D.J. Viner, Stroudwater & Thames and Severn
Canals Towpath Guide, 1984)
Listing NGR: SO8916002475
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