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Pound Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Twyning, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 52.0298 / 52°1'47"N

Longitude: -2.1484 / 2°8'54"W

OS Eastings: 389918

OS Northings: 236835

OS Grid: SO899368

Mapcode National: GBR 1J5.PNF

Mapcode Global: VH93M.Q73R

Entry Name: Pound Close

Listing Date: 25 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1091865

English Heritage Legacy ID: 134583

Location: Twyning, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Twyning

Built-Up Area: Twyning

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Twyning St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


13/175 Pound Close


Detached house. Late C18 and C17. Incised render. Red tile roof
with brick stacks. C17 square-panelled timber-framed cottage (now
used as store) attached to house via a brick wall at the rear with
a red tile roof and brick stacks. Rectangular plan to main house
with a later extension at right gable end extending back rear
right. Two-storey 4-windowed facade (including single bay
extension to right of main body). Two 16-pane sashes with shutters
to the left-hand bay. Single 16-pane sash to the first floor of
the right-hand bay. Twin 8-pane sashes to the rectangular bay
below. Part-glazed panelled door with glazing bars at centre of
the facade with fluted pilasters either side and a deep moulded
frieze above. Six small rectangular terracotta reliefs depicting
signs of the zodiac above. Twelve-pane sash with shutters above.
Two small pointed windows with 'Gothic' glazing bars to first floor
flanking a larger rectangular window with a transom and 'Gothic'
glazing bars. Late C18-early C19 fielded 6-panel door to the
ground floor. Brick dentils at eaves at rear. Cast-iron railing
with double cast-iron gate along the house front. Interior;
staircase with stick balusters. House is linked to timber-framed
cottage via a red brick wall with a pointed arched entrance.
Cottage; rectangular in plan. Two plank doors. Original roof
trusses with a curving tie beam, king post and raking struts.

Listing NGR: SO8991836835

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