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Latitude: 51.631 / 51°37'51"N
Longitude: -2.4436 / 2°26'36"W
OS Eastings: 369395
OS Northings: 192554
OS Grid: ST693925
Mapcode National: GBR JY.8D1J
Mapcode Global: VH87Y.L8KJ
Entry Name: Conservatory,30 Yards to North of the Gatehouse to Leyhill
Listing Date: 5 June 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1136940
English Heritage Legacy ID: 34734
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
ST 69 SE TORTWORTH TORTWORTH PARK
1/137 Conservatory, 30 yards to north
of the Gatehouse to Leyhill
Conservatory. Mid - late C19 by Ewan Christian. Coursed rubble walls with
freestone dressings; cast iron ribbed dome roofs (the glass is missing) behind
parapets. In an Early English style, cross plan with apsidal north and south
wings. South elevation. Apsidal centre of 7 bays: Early English columns with
foliate octagonal capitals; pointed arches. Flanking the centre are 2 bay
arcades with 4-centred arches and buttresses between. The east and west gable
ends are entirely cast iron on a plinth; the thin ribs form tracery with heart
shaped heads. Former single storey boiler room projects in the north east
corner. (Verey D, The Buildings of England : Gloucestershire, the Vale and
Forest of Dean, 1970).
Listing NGR: ST6939592554
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