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Upper Roxbush

A Grade II Listed Building in Longhope, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8834 / 51°53'0"N

Longitude: -2.4666 / 2°27'59"W

OS Eastings: 367982

OS Northings: 220635

OS Grid: SO679206

Mapcode National: GBR FX.RGSX

Mapcode Global: VH86L.6XCL

Entry Name: Upper Roxbush

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186511

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354215

Location: Longhope, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL17

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Longhope

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Longhope All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 62 SE LONGHOPE ROSS ROAD
(south side)

2/138 Upper Boxbush


II


Farm house, early C17. Timber-framed on random rubble plinth,
painted brick nogging with a little wattle and daub surviving;
tiled roof. L-plan, with 3 rooms to main wing; 2 storeys, upper
half in roof. Framing 3 panels high, low tension braces in gable
and one in main facade. Timber-framed, gabled porch over boarded
door: further boarded door beyond to left: small lean-to dormer
immediately to left; otherwise various scattered windows. Gable
to road has a sash window on each floor, lower 6 panes wide.
Internally 2 rooms nearest road separated by large, internal
chimney stack: front door enters immediately in front of one
hearth, originally into timber lobby. Steep segmental head to
door to unheated end room; both rooms have heavy chamfers to
ceiling beams, smaller chamfers and similar stops to exposed
joists. Ceiling beams to bedroom nearest road chamfered; with a
collar truss, principal rafter jointed direct to wall post, with
stud set a little inside.


Listing NGR: SO6798220635

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