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The Old Meeting House

A Grade II Listed Building in Olveston, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.5786 / 51°34'42"N

Longitude: -2.5778 / 2°34'39"W

OS Eastings: 360059

OS Northings: 186792

OS Grid: ST600867

Mapcode National: GBR JR.CN9V

Mapcode Global: VH882.8LL7

Entry Name: The Old Meeting House

Listing Date: 12 April 1972

Last Amended: 5 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128928

English Heritage Legacy ID: 35283

Location: Olveston, South Gloucestershire, BS35

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Olveston

Built-Up Area: Olveston

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Olveston

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


8/174 The Old Meeting House
- II

Quaker meeting house, now house. C17 with later alterations and additions
including meeting room to rear of 1695. Rubble, pantiled roof with stone
ridges and gable stack to south. L-plan including rear block with 2 half-
hipped roofs joined at centre valley. 1½ storeys, 3 windows, 2 gables each
with C20 window with timber lintel, ground floor has C20 windows to left with
timber lintel, double doors between gables and 4-light casement to each side
with timber mullions and lintels, leaded lights and loop catches; north wing
has garage door and C20 dormer to west and south, similar dormer to left of main
block, south elevation has 2-light casement in gable with timber lintel and
leaded lights. Rear has two 24-pane sashes. Interior: plank and batten
doors, winder stair diverging to right and left, 2 timber piers with cornice in
front room, probably marking rear wall of house before extension for meeting
room, which has removable panelling of double shutters and double doors; ground
floor front windows have flat mullions to left and chamfered mullions to right,
decorative catches.

Listing NGR: ST6005986792

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

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