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Adlestrop House

A Grade II Listed Building in Adlestrop, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9405 / 51°56'25"N

Longitude: -1.6487 / 1°38'55"W

OS Eastings: 424247

OS Northings: 226941

OS Grid: SP242269

Mapcode National: GBR 5R9.9Z7

Mapcode Global: VHBZ6.CHR9

Entry Name: Adlestrop House

Listing Date: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1089835

English Heritage Legacy ID: 130118

Location: Adlestrop, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL56

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Adlestrop

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Adlestrop

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 22 NW
4/6 Adlestrop House
Former rectory now house. Mid-late C17 to early C18 altered C18,
C19 and C20 extensions. Coursed squared and dressed limestone,
slate roof, ashlar stacks. Plan: rectangular main body, C18 wing
onto north-west corner with C19 extension at rear. Garden front:
gabled C18 wing projects forwards slightly from facade left. 2
Cotswold dormers to main body right, C19 canted 2-storey former
porch projection projects forwards between dormers. Single bay
C19 extension at right. 2 storeys and attic. Attic of C18 wing
lit by 2-light C20 casement with glazing bars, Cotswold dormers of
main body lit by double-chamfered stone-mullioned cross windows
with stopped hoods. 8 bays; 12-pane sashes with plain surrounds
some with keystones to first floor, 15-pane sashes within moulded
surrounds to ground floor mostly reaching almost to ground level.
6-pane sashes to ground floor of canted C19 former entrance porch
with former fanlight retained over inserted central window. Single
12-pane sash above. Entrance now through porch on south-east
front. Stopped hoods of former cross windows, now sash windows
retained on this front. House once occupied by Rev. Thomas Leigh,
later Lord Leigh, uncle of Jane Austen who was a frequent visitor
to the house. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP2424726941

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

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