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The Fields

A Grade II* Listed Building in Stroud, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7418 / 51°44'30"N

Longitude: -2.2066 / 2°12'23"W

OS Eastings: 385833

OS Northings: 204806

OS Grid: SO858048

Mapcode National: GBR 1ML.LZL

Mapcode Global: VH94Y.PHV3

Entry Name: The Fields

Listing Date: 1 May 1951

Last Amended: 25 June 1974

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1090092

English Heritage Legacy ID: 131399

Location: Stroud, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Stroud

Built-Up Area: Stroud

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Stroud Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


(East Side)
The Fields
(Formerly listed in Bowbridge Lane)
SO 8504 6/10 1.5.51.
C17 with early/mid C18 front. Ashlar. Modern pitched roof. 2 storeys. Modillion
eaves cornice and parapet. 5 ranges of double-hung sash windows, with glazing
bars, moulded architraves and keystones. Door with fanlight and moulded stone
architrave. C19 porch with 2 Ionic columns, dentilled cornice and pediment.
Flanking this are Cl9 oblong bays replacing original ground floor windows. 3
modern attic dormers, replacing ones with alternate triangular and segmental
pediments. Rear has mullioned windows with hoodmoulds.
Interior. Staircase contemporary; panelled to dado height; dado ramped to
principal muntins which are fluted Corinthian pilasters; turned balusters; columnar
newels. Main ground floor room wainscotted throughout; modillioned and dentilled
cornice. Chimneypiece has overmantel with shouldered architrave and very elaborate
acanthus carved scrolls; flanked by giant fluted Corinthian pilasters taking
full entablature. 1 1st floor room wainscotted throughout. Fireplace with fluted
keystone; overmantel; fluted Roman Doric pilasters with full entablature, including
triglyphs and guttae. Back room on ground floor has 2 ogee-headed recesses,
formerly windows.
[The Fields forms a group with Mulbery Cottage and No 6 Bowbridge Lane.]

Listing NGR: SO8583304806

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

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