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Latitude: 51.6824 / 51°40'56"N
Longitude: -2.1737 / 2°10'25"W
OS Eastings: 388085
OS Northings: 198198
OS Grid: ST880981
Mapcode National: GBR 1ND.H85
Mapcode Global: VH955.8ZP4
Entry Name: Old Quarries
Listing Date: 6 September 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1088861
English Heritage Legacy ID: 128282
Location: Avening, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL8
Civil Parish: Avening
Built-Up Area: Avening
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Avening Holy Cross
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
ST 89 NE AVENING -
3/6 Old Quarries
Large detached house, now home for mentally handicapped. Early
C19. Rendered, hipped slate roof with parapet. Square. 2 storeys.
Entrance front to west has 3 windows, 12-pane sashes, with central
one larger. Ground floor has central porch with cornice and
blocking course, and keystone, with double inside doors half-glazed
with decorative tracery. Flanking round windows. Garden front to
south has large central canted bay on ground floor with full height
sashes. First floor has three 12-pane sashes.
Interior: much original joinery. Main entrance hall retains
cantilevered stone staircase with swept wooden handrail and wrought
iron balustrade of acanthus leaf design. Oval skylight over
Listing NGR: ST8808598198
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