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A Grade II Listed Building in Tortworth, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.632 / 51°37'55"N

Longitude: -2.4345 / 2°26'4"W

OS Eastings: 370021

OS Northings: 192665

OS Grid: ST700926

Mapcode National: GBR JY.8G9X

Mapcode Global: VH87Y.R7BR

Entry Name: Marsten

Listing Date: 5 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115009

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34731

Location: Tortworth, South Gloucestershire, GL12

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Tortworth

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Tortworth St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


2/142 Marsten

- II

Estate cottage. Dated 1854, possibly by S.S. Teulon for the Earl of Ducie's estate.
Coursed, squared rubble with freestone dressings and quoins; plain tiled roof with
coped raised verges; brick stacks. In a picturesque Tudor Gothic style. T-plan with
off-centre gabled projecting porch and stairtower. 2 storeys. North west elevation:
2 bays; slightly projecting bay window with 2-light cross window to left, single light
casement above with 4-centred head; to the right is a gabled projecting wing, plank
door on ground floor, 4-centred head with enriched spandrels and arms; single light
window with cusped head to right; oriel on first floor with corbelled base and window
with 4-centred head. The north east gable has an oriel window, triangular on plan
and 2 single light casement windows on the ground floor. At the rear is an attached
single storey kitchen.

Listing NGR: ST7002192665

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