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Court Lodge and Gateway Approximately 60m North-West of Frocester Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Frocester, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7251 / 51°43'30"N

Longitude: -2.3102 / 2°18'36"W

OS Eastings: 378673

OS Northings: 202971

OS Grid: SO786029

Mapcode National: GBR 0L9.YJX

Mapcode Global: VH94W.XW2Y

Entry Name: Court Lodge and Gateway Approximately 60m North-West of Frocester Court

Listing Date: 10 January 1955

Last Amended: 24 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 132904

Location: Frocester, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL10

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Frocester

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Frocester St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


SO 7802 FROCESTER COURT ROAD
(south end)

9/110 Court Lodge and gateway approx-
imately 60m north-west of Frocester
Court (previously listed as Gate-
10.1.55 house and cottages)

GV II

Lodge with attached gatehouse and dog kennels. Attached
outbuildings. Late C15 or early C16 outbuildings; late C16 lodge;
early C17 gatehouse and kennels. Random rubble limestone;
artificial stone rebuilt chimneys; stone slate roof, clay pantile
to outbuilding. Timber framed gatehouse. Two-storey lodge with
outbuilding to south west and gatehouse to north east end, kennels
beyond. Two full parapet gables to sides of lodge, each with 2-
light recessed chamfered mullioned casement and hood mould.
Central doorway on south east side flanked by 2 single-light and
one 2-light casement under combining hood mould. Outbuilding has
parapet gabled end of monastic period with lean-to having reset
quatrefoil vent. Cross gabled gatehouse supported on high base
walls. Small-paned timber framing with decorative panels is all
early C20 facsimile, moulded bressumer being original. Lead-
latticed casement on south east side. Low dog-kennels adjacent to
gatehouse with recessed chamfered single-light openings, cross roll
saddle to gable end with quatrefoil vent.
Interior not inspected.
(Illustrated in Country Life, 20th May, 1905. N.M. Herbert,
'Frocester' in V.C.H. Glos, x, 1972, pp. 170-178; E.G. Price,
'Survivals of the Medieval Monastic Estate of Frocester' in Trans.
B.C.A.S., 1980; and D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Vale and the
Forest of Dean, 1976).


Listing NGR: SO7867302971

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