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Lavender Cottage and Yew Tree House

A Grade II Listed Building in Leonard Stanley, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7283 / 51°43'41"N

Longitude: -2.2879 / 2°17'16"W

OS Eastings: 380213

OS Northings: 203324

OS Grid: SO802033

Mapcode National: GBR 0LB.QD5

Mapcode Global: VH94X.9TBG

Entry Name: Lavender Cottage and Yew Tree House

Listing Date: 24 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1090700

English Heritage Legacy ID: 131957

Location: Leonard Stanley, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL10

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Leonard Stanley

Built-Up Area: Stroud

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Leonard Stanley

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

(west side)

12/82 Lavender Cottage and Yew Tree


Two houses. Mid C17; early C18 rebuilding; late C18 alterations
and c1830 addition. Coursed rubble limestone; rebuilt artificial
stone and brick chimneys; stone and Welsh slate roofs. Single-
storey with attic; return wing increased to 2-storey. North east
side: 3 segmental-arched openings to Yew Tree House, left with
casement, centre blocked, right with plank door. Eaves-mounted
gabled roof dormer. Segmental-arched early C18 casement to return
wing; 16-pane upper floor sash and hipped roof. South east end:
rendered with small off-centre attic casement; rebuilt artificial
stone chimney. South west side: projecting 2-storey C20 wing with
metal casements; rendered wall with 2 segmental-arched casements
to right. Tall brick chimney to left. Left of wing is coursed
rubble front to Lavender Cottage with segmental-arched casement and
doorway with gabled porch. Raking roof dormer.
Interior: timber framed partitions. The partial rebuilding of this
house would suggest that it was damaged in the village fire of
1686. Timber-framed internal partitions and possibly some of the
original structure survives internally. Important position on bend
in road.

Listing NGR: SO8021303324

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