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The Yews

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Rissington, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8543 / 51°51'15"N

Longitude: -1.714 / 1°42'50"W

OS Eastings: 419796

OS Northings: 217339

OS Grid: SP197173

Mapcode National: GBR 4QV.RGY

Mapcode Global: VHBZK.7NRC

Entry Name: The Yews

Listing Date: 25 August 1960

Last Amended: 28 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153366

English Heritage Legacy ID: 130921

Location: Great Rissington, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Great Rissington

Built-Up Area: Great Rissington

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Great Rissington St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 1917-2017
9/188 The Yews
(formerly listed as House on W. side
25.8.60 270 yards S. of Leason Lane)
Detached house (now divided into two). Dated and initialled '17
W F I 03' on lintel over the right-hand doorway, extended mid-late
C18-C19 and C20 extension. Coursed squared and dressed limestone
with dressed stone quoins. Stone slate roof with ashlar stacks.
Concrete tile roofing to C20 extensions. Rectangular plan to main
body with mid-late C18-C19 extension and lean-to to coal store at
the right gable end. C20 extensions at rear, not of special
interest. Main body; three-windowed facade lit by 2 and 3-light
double-chamfered stone-mullioned casements. Stopped hoods to the
windows on the ground floor. All casements with leaded panes. Two
C19 plank doors. Flat-chamfered dressed stone surround with dated
lintel to the right-hand door. Dressed stone surround with a
timber lintel to the left-hand door. Both doorways have flat stone
canopies with moulded margins and moulded brackets. Later
extension to the right of the main body; 1 1/2 storeys. Single 2-
light C20 half dormer, 3-light C20 stone-mullioned casement to the
ground floor. Lean-to porch with C19 plank door to the left.
Single stone slab forms porch roof. Gable-end stacks to the main
body both with flat-chamfered skirtings, one with a moulded
capping. Gable-end stack to the extension to the right. Interior
not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP1979617339

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

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