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Wortley House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6245 / 51°37'28"N

Longitude: -2.3398 / 2°20'23"W

OS Eastings: 376576

OS Northings: 191796

OS Grid: ST765917

Mapcode National: GBR 0MM.388

Mapcode Global: VH95G.DFFH

Entry Name: Wortley House

Listing Date: 16 August 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1341598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 128251

Location: Wotton-under-Edge, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL12

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Wotton-under-Edge

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Wotton-under-Edge with Ozleworth

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

ST 79 SE
3/201 WOTTON-UNDER-EDGE WORTLEY

Wortley House

II*

Large detached house. Early C18. Rendered overall, stone slate roofs. Parallel
ranges, hipped roofs with central valley, modillion cornice to main facade, otherwise
plan fascia board; large lateral rendered stacks. Three storeys, five windowed -
grouped two plus three - sashes with glazing bars in moulded surrounds and bull-nose
cills. Late C18 door surround half columns, pediment breaks into cill above, good
panelled door. Back facade contains very large venetian window with rectangular small
panes of old glass in leading.
Interior: principal stair with twisted balusters, square newels, in three flights,
carried across venetian window. Ground floor rooms delicate dado rail and trim,
panelled and moulded C18 and early C19, doors.
Attached kitchen wing predates main house
See Lindley, pp 269 seq.


Listing NGR: ST7657691796

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