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Boseley Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Westbury-on-Severn, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8395 / 51°50'22"N

Longitude: -2.4289 / 2°25'44"W

OS Eastings: 370544

OS Northings: 215739

OS Grid: SO705157

Mapcode National: GBR FZ.V63W

Mapcode Global: VH86Z.V195

Entry Name: Boseley Court

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186527

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354261

Location: Westbury-on-Severn, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Westbury-on-Severn

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Westbury-on-Severn St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 71 NW WESTBURY-ON-SEVERN -


7/180 Boseley Court

II

Farmhouse: ,about 1700; painted brick, irregular bond in main
part, Flemish bond in left extension, tiled roof. Main house 7
windows wide, 2 rooms deep under single roof: 2 storeys plus
attics. Entrance door under fifth window from right, 9 flush
panels under cambered brick-on-end arch. Windows 4-pane wide
sash. Third window from right blind on both floors, first first
floor only. Vertical joint and square brick pilaster between
sixth and seventh, last bay wide with further pilaster at corner.
Plain string course at first floor level, boarded eaves, 3 hipped
dormers, with 2-light casement windows. Roof gabled at right,
hipped left: large chimney at ridge behind sixth window. Set
back at right-hand end lower 2-storey brick wing with stone plinth:
porch in corner. C20 window to ground floor, original 2-light
casement to first with bars and shutters: stone steps up to door
in gable. Behind a 4-bay single-storey wing at right angles
containing cider mill. Internally narrow open-well main stairs
with heavy moulded handrail and part spiral balusters. Two 3-
panel doors at foot, semi-circular heads with dummy keystones,
panelled reveals. First floor 3 original doors with alternate
thick and thin boards. 2 slate troughs survive in dairy, with
original boarded door. Cast-iron fireback dated 1699 in rear room
on right. Circa 1904 photograph at house shows 2-light mullion
and transom windows painted in blocked openings, and stone slate
roof. Other windows by then sash. (Victoria County History,
Gloucestershire X, 1972).


Listing NGR: SO7054415739

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