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The Downs

A Grade II Listed Building in Sapperton, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7138 / 51°42'49"N

Longitude: -2.1202 / 2°7'12"W

OS Eastings: 391790

OS Northings: 201675

OS Grid: SO917016

Mapcode National: GBR 1N2.JRQ

Mapcode Global: VH956.66H2

Entry Name: The Downs

Listing Date: 21 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1089673

English Heritage Legacy ID: 128350

Location: Sapperton, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Sapperton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Sapperton St Kenelm

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


1/74 The Downs


House. Early/mid C19, one outbuilding dated "P:P/1836". Built
by Playne family. Rubble stone, double range tile roof with
embattled front parapet above cornice. 4 tall stone gable stacks
and 2 to wing on right. Near symmetrical facade with square bay
breaking forward in centre of main block. 2 storeys. 4 windows,
3 on main section pointed 2-light with intersecting tracery and
stone-mullion under square hoodmould, and one canted bay of 4
similar lights on wing to right. Central entrance in projecting
bay with moulded Tudor arch under hoodmould and recessed single
door in same design as windows. Wing to right partly roughcast
faced with conservatory to east. Oriel window on west side.
Wing to rear now part of house formerly stables or similar with
wooden arcade on west side.

Listing NGR: SO9179001675

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