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Latitude: 51.7086 / 51°42'30"N
Longitude: -1.7821 / 1°46'55"W
OS Eastings: 415154
OS Northings: 201114
OS Grid: SP151011
Mapcode National: GBR 4SJ.SBN
Mapcode Global: VHB2V.2B71
Entry Name: Fairford House and Balustrade to Front
Listing Date: 4 June 1952
Last Amended: 17 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1089978
English Heritage Legacy ID: 129750
Location: Fairford, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7
Civil Parish: Fairford
Built-Up Area: Fairford
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: South Cotswold Team Ministry
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SP 1401-1501 FAIRFORD MARKET PLACE
13/193 Fairford House and balustrade
6.52 (formerly included in High Street
as 'Fairford House')
Detached house and forecourt balustrade. Probably mid C18, on site
of house of Tame family, builders of adjacent church in late
C15/early C16. Ashlar front on coursed rubble stone, hipped stone
slate roof with parapet and moulded modillion cornice, stone stacks
with offset and moulded cornice. Double range of 2 storeys with
attics to sides. Five windows, 12-pane sashes with central 3
projecting under wide shallow pediment with modillions. Plat band
below. Ground floor has 4 similar windows and central stone
doorcase with open pediment and row of small dentils, pilasters
with fluted capitals and guttae. Round-headed soffit with
decorative radial fanlight and recessed 6-panel door, 4 recessed,
lower 2 flush. Parapet and cornice continue on returns of front
range. Left hand return has single storey C19 square bay. Rear
range has C19 alterations, including matching parapet and cornice.
In front of house, stone balustrade forms a square forecourt.
Moulded stone balusters with flat coping and panelled square piers
approximately at 2.5m intervals, with openings to centre front and
to each side.
Listing NGR: SP1515401114
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