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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
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
ST 78 SW YATE STATION ROAD (south side) )
7/252 No. 244 (Ridgewood), Yate
Offices of Avon County Social
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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