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The Gazebo

A Grade II Listed Building in Dowdeswell, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8713 / 51°52'16"N

Longitude: -1.9933 / 1°59'36"W

OS Eastings: 400554

OS Northings: 219187

OS Grid: SP005191

Mapcode National: GBR 2MN.LVN

Mapcode Global: VHB1Y.D7KB

Entry Name: The Gazebo

Listing Date: 11 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1089366

English Heritage Legacy ID: 129146

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


5/45 The Gazebo

Former summerhouse in grounds of The Manor House (q.v.), now house;
ground floor converted to chapel mid C20, now house. Early C18. Coursed
squared and dressed limestone with large quoins, stone slate roof.
Square plan. Two storeys with bank up to first floor height on
east. Central C20 plank door on east side. C20 plate-glass
windows and glazed door inserted at ground floor level in left-hand
wall. Two-light C19-C20 stone-mullioned window above. Blocked
double width entrance in rear wall with C20 casement inserted in
blocking. Ground floor formerly contained two C14 windows, brought
from Devon (now removed), some traces of wall paintings below
stairs remaining from phase of use as chapel. Shown on Kip's
engraving of The Manor House, Atkyn's Gloucestershire, c1710.

Listing NGR: SP0055419187

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