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Three Gables

A Grade II Listed Building in Winchcombe, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9524 / 51°57'8"N

Longitude: -1.969 / 1°58'8"W

OS Eastings: 402226

OS Northings: 228213

OS Grid: SP022282

Mapcode National: GBR 3N1.F0Y

Mapcode Global: VHB1K.T6F3

Entry Name: Three Gables

Listing Date: 4 July 1960

Last Amended: 31 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305455

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133944

Location: Winchcombe, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Winchcombe

Built-Up Area: Winchcombe

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Winchcombe St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 02 28 WINCHCOMBE GLOUCESTER STREET
(north side)
4/46
No 7 (Three Gables)
(formerly listed as:
House immediately E
4.7.60 of No 7)

GV II

House. Built by John Oakey. c.1880. Squared and coursed limestone with
high plinth, stone slate roof, steeply weathered gable stacks over simple
plinths. T-plan, 3 gables to street. 1½ storeys, 3-windowed, all reserved
chamfer stone mullioned, 3-light with drips to ground floor, and 2-light
in gables; small square fixed light flanks central plank door in four-centred
arch under stopped drip. This is a very convincing pastiche. John Oakey
says of it: "I had used up all the stone I could, and I had made the new
look as old as possible. It greatly pleased my employer (Emma Dent) and
ever since I have prided myself on the job". (John OAKEY, Reminiscences of
Winchcombe, 1937. )


Listing NGR: SP0221628211

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