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Cressy House

A Grade II Listed Building in Prestbury, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9153 / 51°54'55"N

Longitude: -2.0497 / 2°2'58"W

OS Eastings: 396680

OS Northings: 224086

OS Grid: SO966240

Mapcode National: GBR 2LZ.YD6

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.F482

Plus Code: 9C3VWX82+44

Entry Name: Cressy House

Listing Date: 25 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153300

English Heritage Legacy ID: 134450

Location: Prestbury, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Prestbury

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Prestbury St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

(west side)

17/46 No 41 (Cressy House)


Detached house. Mid-late C18, substantially altered at front late
C18-early C19. Ashlar facade otherwise coursed squared and dressed
limestone. Stone slate at rear, slate at front, brick stacks.
'U'-shaped plan. Single storey lean-to with corrugated asbestos
roof between wings at rear, not of special interest. Main body; 2
storeys and attic lit by two 2-light roof dormers. Symmetrical 5-
windowed facade. All windows segmental-headed casements with
single curved stone flanking a central keystone. Central C19
segmental-headed six-panel door (upper 2 panels now glazed) within
a segmental-headed surround matching surrounds to windows.
Projecting gabled wooden canopy supported on brackets. Deep band
between floors. Moulded stone eaves cornice. Wings at rear with
hipped gable ends. Stacks at gable ends of main body. Interior
not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO9668024086

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

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