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The Court

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

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Latitude: 51.6387 / 51°38'19"N

Longitude: -2.3491 / 2°20'56"W

OS Eastings: 375938

OS Northings: 193380

OS Grid: ST759933

Mapcode National: GBR 0MF.6XM

Mapcode Global: VH95G.72HL

Entry Name: The Court

Listing Date: 16 August 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1088914

English Heritage Legacy ID: 128099

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

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Wotton-under-Edge

Built-Up Area: 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 7693
23.6.52 (south)

The Court


Large detached house, one time Rectory. Early C18. Rendered rubble, stone parapet
cornice, stone slate roof. Tripartite main front centre with wide classical pediment
deep projecting portico, pilasters above; hipped roof with central flat in principal
block, right, and single span narrower block left. Four brick stacks with moulded
stone cappings. Two storey plus dormers, five, three, five windowed, all sashes with
glazing bars in wide surrounds and stone bull-nosed cills; central section venetian
window first floor, two sashes ground floor flanking six-panel door with decorative
fanlight. Dormers with hipped roofs, two light casements retaining rectangular leaded
glazing. Four-columned doric porch with responds, flat entablature. Good nineteenth
century staircase and staircase hall, panelled doors in deep reveals, modillion
cornice and classical detail generally some replacement but in keeping. Arched
opening with fluted pilasters, left. Panelled and painted room right of entrance
hall; and in study, back right.
Building of at least two major campaigns; mostly of ca.1727, but extension and
alteration, including main portico, about 1830. On glebe land, and known as Old
Rectory until change of name.

Listing NGR: ST7593893380

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