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The Power House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dumbleton, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 52.0211 / 52°1'16"N

Longitude: -1.978 / 1°58'40"W

OS Eastings: 401606

OS Northings: 235856

OS Grid: SP016358

Mapcode National: GBR 2KX.BQ8

Mapcode Global: VHB15.NGPG

Entry Name: The Power House

Listing Date: 4 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1091712

English Heritage Legacy ID: 135170

Location: Dumbleton, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, WR11

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Dumbleton

Built-Up Area: Dumbleton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Dumbleton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


2/74 The Power House


House, by same architect as Dairy House (q.v.). Early C20. Red
brick, mostly pebbledashed, and close-studded and decorative timber
framing to the first floor; large stone slate roof tiles,
corrugated asbestos roof to outhouse, brick stacks. Rectangular
plan to house with outhouse at right angles to rear, formerly
housing generators supplying electricity to Dumbleton Hall on the
north side. House: 2 storeys. Outhouse: single storey.
South front: brick plinth and pilasters to the ground floor.
Gable projects forwards to the left with a 4-light sliding sash to
the ground floor; 3-light sliding sash above. Flat-roofed porch
with an early C20 part-glazed plank door to the right of the gable.
Five-light canted bay with sliding sash windows to the north-east
facing gable. Jetty lit by 3-light sliding sash above. Axial and
off-the-ridge stacks. Tall segmental-headed windows and double-
width entrances with brick dressings to the outhouse. All windows
with glazing bars. North-east gable end of house hipped. Axial
and off-the-ridge stacks. Interior not inspected.
Striking and virtually unaltered example of early C20 estate

Listing NGR: SP0160635856

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