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Ridgewood,yate Offices of Avon County Social Services

A Grade II Listed Building in Yate, South Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5401 / 51°32'24"N

Longitude: -2.4068 / 2°24'24"W

OS Eastings: 371884

OS Northings: 182436

OS Grid: ST718824

Mapcode National: GBR JZ.G98S

Mapcode Global: VH95T.7KH6

Entry Name: Ridgewood,yate Offices of Avon County Social Services

Listing Date: 24 March 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128772

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34886

Location: Yate, South Gloucestershire, BS37

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Yate

Built-Up Area: Yate

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Yate

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

ST 78 SW YATE STATION ROAD (south side) )

7/252 No. 244 (Ridgewood), Yate
Offices of Avon County Social
- Services

24.3.82 II

Chipping Sodbury Union Workhouse, now offices. Said to date from 1835-6, by
Scott and Moffatt. Coursed squared rubble with freestone dressings and quoins;
slate roofs; ashlar stacks with cornice. In a Tudor Gothic style, with a
front office and service range and a rear residential range. Front range.
Central 2 storey gatehouse surmounted by a coped gable with moulded kneelers;
4-centred arch and chamfered doorcase under a dripmould, single casement above.
2 single storey 5 bay wings flank the arch, the centre bay is slightly advanced
and has a coped gable and a 3-light cross window. To the left are 2 gabled
single storey rooms: 2- and 3-light cross windows and projecting gabled centre
section. Rear range. 2 storeys. 2:5:3:5:2 bays. Single, 2- and 3-light
cross windows with chamfered mullions and surrounds. End bays project as gabled
wings with lateral stacks. Centre 3 bays are slightly advanced: 2 storeys and
attics in gabled dormers with kneelers; two 2 storey canted bays with parapet.
Central C20 porch; plank doors to side wings.


Listing NGR: ST7188482436

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