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Downend House

A Grade II Listed Building in Downend and Bromley Heath, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.4873 / 51°29'14"N

Longitude: -2.5038 / 2°30'13"W

OS Eastings: 365113

OS Northings: 176608

OS Grid: ST651766

Mapcode National: GBR CX5.GP

Mapcode Global: VH88H.KW55

Entry Name: Downend House

Listing Date: 24 April 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1116188

English Heritage Legacy ID: 28797

Location: Downend and Bromley Heath, South Gloucestershire, BS16

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Downend and Bromley Heath

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Downend

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

No 112
(Downend House)
ST 6576 8/194 24.4.51
Late C18/early C19. Rendered, moulded stone coping to parapet, double saddle
pantile roof, end gables. Three storeys, 3 windows, later sashes without glazing
bars in exposed wooden frames. Later 3-light square bays to ground floor,
joined by tiled pentice forming porch. Central panelled door with slab hood
on pilasters - modern glazing and porch.
Modern plaque on side of house testifies to its importance and the reason for
its inclusion on the list: "Dr W G Grace Famous Gloucestershire Cricketer was
born here 18th July 1848". Interior gutted.

Listing NGR: ST6511376608

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

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