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The Shard

A Grade II Listed Building in Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.702 / 51°42'7"N

Longitude: -2.1883 / 2°11'18"W

OS Eastings: 387080

OS Northings: 200380

OS Grid: SO870003

Mapcode National: GBR 1N5.CJR

Mapcode Global: VH955.0HZ2

Entry Name: The Shard

Listing Date: 24 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340459

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133031

Location: Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Minchinhampton

Built-Up Area: Minchinhampton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Minchinhampton with Box

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


SO 8600-8700 MINCHINHAMPTON FORWOOD

19/241 The Shard

II

Detached house. Late C17; altered and enlarged 1923 by Thomas
Falconer. Random rubble and coursed limestone; rubble and ashlar
chimneys; stone slate roof. Two-storey with attic; 2 rear wings.
Front: 4-window fenestration, all 2-light recessed chamfered
mullioned casements, 2 to right being C20 replacements. Continuous
dripmould to ground floor. C20 central doorway with flat stone
porch hood on shaped brackets, double C20 panelled doors. Deep
plastered eaves coving to hipped roof (this rebuilt in 1923,
probably replacing gabled roof). Central gabled dormer with leaded
casement. Gable end of one rear wing set back to right with C20
flat roofed addition. East end: mullioned fenestration to C20
rear wing with oval in gable. West end: single-window
fenestration as to front, hoodmould to ground floor extended round
from front. Projecting rear chimney gable, shaft having moulded
cap, partially obscured by C20 rear wing containing entrance hall
and staircase. Interior not inspected but entirely rebuilt in
1923.
(D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)


Listing NGR: SO8708000380

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