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High Gables the Old Bakery

A Grade II Listed Building in Arlington, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7594 / 51°45'33"N

Longitude: -1.8404 / 1°50'25"W

OS Eastings: 411112

OS Northings: 206758

OS Grid: SP111067

Mapcode National: GBR 3QJ.PHQ

Mapcode Global: VHB2M.11XK

Entry Name: High Gables the Old Bakery

Listing Date: 23 January 1952

Last Amended: 5 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078790

English Heritage Legacy ID: 127336

Location: Bibury, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Bibury

Built-Up Area: Arlington

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Bibury with Winson

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 1006-1106
(north side)
11/90 High Gables and The Old Bakery
(previously listed as House
immediately North of Baptist Churc
Formerly detached house, now 2 houses with attached former bakery
to The Old Bakery. Early-mid C17; bakery dated 1803. Random
rubble limestone; ashlar and yellow brick rebuilt chimneys; stone
slate roof. Two-storey with attic; bakery wing projects forward
from east end of front; outbuilding wing to rear. Front: 2
gables; 2-window fenestration, 3-light to ground and upper floors,
2-light to attics. All have hoodmoulds, recessed chamfered
mullioned casements to High Gables to left - possibly a replacement
- recessed cavetto to The Old Bakery to right. Central doorway
with timber lintel and plank door serves High Gables; other
similar doorway to The Old Bakery has lean-to porch in angle with
bakery wing to right. Main roof eaves to High Gables has been
raised. Bakery wing was converted from barn, probably in late C19,
both barn doorways being blocked with timber lintels remaining.
Large inserted casement set in former doorway on south west side;
chimney gable with rebuilt stack to Left. Inserted casement and
doorway in front gable end of bakery with datestone 'W.T. 1803' set
in gable apex Rear: tall lateral ashlar chimney to rear of The
Old Bakery with attached single-storey outbuilding range. Two
gables to right. Rear of High Gables is somewhat restored.
Interior not inspected but C19 ovens said to remain in former

Listing NGR: SP1111206758

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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