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Dowdeswell House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dowdeswell, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8781 / 51°52'40"N

Longitude: -2.0015 / 2°0'5"W

OS Eastings: 399993

OS Northings: 219942

OS Grid: SO999199

Mapcode National: GBR 2MM.BS7

Mapcode Global: VHB1Y.8273

Entry Name: Dowdeswell House

Listing Date: 11 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1089363

English Heritage Legacy ID: 129136

Location: Dowdeswell, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Dowdeswell

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Dowdeswell and Andoversford

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


4/35 Dowdeswell House

Detached house. Early C17, late C18, C19, extended 1932 (date on
rainwater head). Ashlar facade, otherwise coursed squared and
dressed limestone, stone slate and concrete tile roof, stone
stacks. 'L'-shaped plan, C17 wing at rear with later probably C19
outbuildings attached. C18 style extension (dated 1932) to right
gable end of main body, projecting porch probably of similar date
off-centre left. Main body; 2 storeys and attic lit by 2 and 4-
light hipped roof dormers. Eight-windowed facade, all 12-pane
sashes with plain architraves. Canted 2 storey bay at left gable
end. Band between ground and first floor windows. Segmental head
to porch, double part-glazed doors with fanlight at front of porch,
glazed door within. C17 wing at rear lit by 2 and 5-light hollow
chamfered casements. Parapet to late C18 main body, axial stack.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO9999319942

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

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