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Upton Wold House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Blockley, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 52.0118 / 52°0'42"N

Longitude: -1.7855 / 1°47'7"W

OS Eastings: 414816

OS Northings: 234835

OS Grid: SP148348

Mapcode National: GBR 4NT.Z83

Mapcode Global: VHB19.0PDN

Entry Name: Upton Wold House

Listing Date: 25 August 1960

Last Amended: 26 August 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1088633

English Heritage Legacy ID: 126739

Location: Blockley, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL56

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Blockley

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Blockley St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 13 SW 3/49 BLOCKLEY A44

25.8.60 Upton Wold House
(Formerly listed as
Upton Wold Farmhouse)


C17, probably late; restored. Excellent compact double pile house in Cotswold
tradition. Two storeys and attics, coursed rubble, centre projecting in ashlar, also
ashlar parapets and gables. Three gables, the centre brought forward with one window
in returns, ball finials. Cornice strings at lintel height, dropped on ground floor
to level of door cornice. Mullioned windows with transoms on ground and 1st floors,
cornices to attic windows and rusticated bulls-eyes above. Central Tudor-arched
doorway with panelled spandrels and urn-stops, studded door; wrought-iron 'Y'-shaped
knocker. Stone tile roofs, coped verges, diagonal chimneys in ashlar with lozenges in
friezes below cornices, set at ends and in a group of 4 in centre. Hipped dormer
behind parapet to left of centre. No gables to west front, 3 dormers instead. Later
single storey and attic extension to North with stone slate roof and 4 gabled dormers,
ground floor window altered apart from a mullioned window in South gable.

Interior: restored staircase with heavy balusters.

Listing NGR: SP1481634835

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

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