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Thimble Cottage, Middle Stanley Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Prescott, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9688 / 51°58'7"N

Longitude: -2.0097 / 2°0'34"W

OS Eastings: 399429

OS Northings: 230038

OS Grid: SO994300

Mapcode National: GBR 2LG.GQQ

Mapcode Global: VHB1C.3SX2

Entry Name: Thimble Cottage, Middle Stanley Farm

Listing Date: 4 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1091656

English Heritage Legacy ID: 135240

Location: Prescott, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Prescott

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Winchcombe St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


5/146 Thimble Cottage, Middle Stanley Fa


Cottage. Built c1904 (q.v. The Lodge) for Reginald Hart Prance,
probably by Ernest Newton. Coursed squared and dressed limestone;
thin stone slate roof; coursed squared and dressed limestone
stack. Square plan with raking finely dressed corner buttresses;
lean-to extension on west side not of special interest. Single-
storey and attic. Six-light stone-mullioned canted bay window at
the north-east corner; 6-light canted roof dormer with a conical
roof. Three-light stone-mullioned casement to the ground floor of
the north front; similar casement to south front with tall 3-light
wood mullioned casement with transom and hipped roof above. Open-
sided porch with a square column, tapering towards the top at
south-east corner; two round-headed arches with moulded keystones
on each side. Pyramidal roof rising up to central stack which is
in the form of a loosely formed quatrefoil. Eaves cornice with
half ovolo-moulding. Single-storey wash house now linked to house
via C20 extension with a single-light casement on the north side;
C20 top opening casement on the west side. Pyramidal roof. The
craftsmanship used in constructing this building, especially the
roof, is of a very high standard. Interior not inspected.
Formerly called South Lodge.

Listing NGR: SO9942930038

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

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