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High Trees

A Grade II Listed Building in Awre, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7587 / 51°45'31"N

Longitude: -2.4758 / 2°28'32"W

OS Eastings: 367255

OS Northings: 206776

OS Grid: SO672067

Mapcode National: GBR JW.0HXK

Mapcode Global: VH87C.12H3

Entry Name: High Trees

Listing Date: 14 February 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186398

English Heritage Legacy ID: 353934

Location: Awre, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL15

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Awre

Built-Up Area: Blakeney (Forest of Dean)

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Blakeney All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 60 NE AWRE MILL END (east side),
BLAKENEY
3/150A
High Trees
14.2.80

- II

Detached house, perhaps related to mill buildings on site. C17 or C18, with
considerable C19 modification. Rubble over stone base courses, double roman
tile roof with brick gable stacks, that to north end over broad external
stepped stack also incorporating stair turret. Simple two room modfied to
3 but top floor undivided. 3 storeys, previously 2 storeys but raised in
C19, 2-windowed; two 3-light casements with leading to second floor, over
2-light casements to segmental brick heads, but only one casement at ground
floor; plank door to segmental head off-centre left between windows.
Opposite side has remains of windows at two levels, originally 3-light ovolo
mould wood casements with crude stopped drips, now much blocked or modified
except top right, and wood lintols with stops. Interior: stone newel stair
to first floor and wood newel stair to second floor; two moulded overmantels
to simple fire openings at north end and gun rack above mantel at ground
floor, heavy chamfered and stopped beams. Some timber-framed partitioning
at first floor, including cambered-head door opening. Collar roof, possibly
some early timbers re-used. Undergoing extensive internal modification,
July 1984.


Listing NGR: SO6725506776

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