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The Dower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Avening, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.6836 / 51°41'0"N

Longitude: -2.1561 / 2°9'21"W

OS Eastings: 389305

OS Northings: 198325

OS Grid: ST893983

Mapcode National: GBR 1NF.FQ0

Mapcode Global: VH955.LY07

Entry Name: The Dower House

Listing Date: 6 September 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1341587

English Heritage Legacy ID: 128303

Location: Avening, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL8

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Avening

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Avening Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

(east side)

3/27 No. 4 (The Dower House)


House. Dated 1704 with initals H
1704 over door. Coursed and
dressed stone, Cotswold stone slate roof, 2 stone ridge stacks.
Single range with wing of 1973 to left, 2 gables centre south front
with one single large gable to north, and former stable/animal
house to right now incorporated in house. 2 storeys, and attic
with single stone light in each gable under hoodmould. First floor
has two 2-light stone mullion and transom windows with hoodmoulds.
Ground floor has similar with central doorcase with moulded jambs
and lintel and continuous hoodmould across door and flanking
windows. Inscription panel and sundial above door. Right hand
wing has 3 ground floor paired casements of C20 and long double row
of columbaria above, with one gabled dormer.

Listing NGR: ST8930598325

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