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Burleigh Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7141 / 51°42'50"N

Longitude: -2.2057 / 2°12'20"W

OS Eastings: 385887

OS Northings: 201726

OS Grid: SO858017

Mapcode National: GBR 1MZ.F61

Mapcode Global: VH954.Q59T

Entry Name: Burleigh Tower

Listing Date: 24 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1091132

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133017

Location: Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Minchinhampton

Built-Up Area: Minchinhampton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Brimscombe Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


15/226 Burleigh Tower


Detached house. Late C19 incorporating earlier farm buildings.
Coursed and squared rubble limestone; ashlar chimneys; stone
slate roof. Two-storey with attic; irregular plan with 4-storey
tower on south east corner. South front: 2 gables at different
heights with shaped barge boards, left incorporating earlier
masonry. Canted single-storey bay window to left; various 4-pane
sashes. Roughly central segmental arched doorway, ground floor
with long conservatory porch. Circular tower on corner to right
has various small casements to lower floors; upper part left
incomplete with unglazed window openings, crenellated parapet and
no roof - ruinous effect. East side: crenellated parapet runs to
right from tower. Full gable to right with shaped barge boards.
Various 4-pane sashes. C20 lean-to alteration to ground floor with
large glazed doors. Crow-stepped gable to north end. A folly
house on the edge of Minchinhampton Common.

Listing NGR: SO8588701726

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