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The Round House

A Grade II Listed Building in Withington, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8375 / 51°50'15"N

Longitude: -2.0222 / 2°1'19"W

OS Eastings: 398567

OS Northings: 215436

OS Grid: SO985154

Mapcode National: GBR 2MZ.RKF

Mapcode Global: VHB23.W2TP

Entry Name: The Round House

Listing Date: 24 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1341329

English Heritage Legacy ID: 129261

Location: Withington, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL53

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Withington

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Withington St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 91 NE WITHINGTON -

4/157 The Round House
II

Former toll house, now house on boundary between Withington C.P.
and Colesbourne C.P. Early C19. House; random tufa limestone,
slate roof, brick chimney. Garden store; random limestone, stone
slate roof. House single unit plan, gable end towards road
canted. Store at gable end away from road. House; 2 storeys.
Pointed Gothick windows to ground floor on each face of canted
gable end. Two 2-light casements with small rectangular panes to
first floor (leaded panes missing from on one side of casement at
canted gable end). Sliding sash with horizontal glazing bars
lighting ground floor on south to right of C19 plank door within
segmental-headed surround. Built to collect tolls from users of
private road from Colesbourne to Seven Springs in Coberly C.P.
The road was principally for the private use of the Elwes family of
Colesbourne Park. (A.R.J. Jurica, Colesbourne in V.C.H. Glos.
VII, 1981, pp 183-192.)

The asset was previously listed twice also under the parish of Colesbourne at List entry 1171441. This list entry was removed from the List on 07/10/2014.

Listing NGR: SO9856715436

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