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The Gentle Gardener

A Grade II Listed Building in Tetbury, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.6375 / 51°38'15"N

Longitude: -2.1604 / 2°9'37"W

OS Eastings: 388998

OS Northings: 193205

OS Grid: ST889932

Mapcode National: GBR 1P0.6N8

Mapcode Global: VH95K.H3RH

Entry Name: The Gentle Gardener

Listing Date: 21 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153846

English Heritage Legacy ID: 128528

Location: Tetbury, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL8

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Tetbury

Built-Up Area: Tetbury

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Tetbury St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

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7/253 No 23 (The Gentle Gardener)


Inn. Early C19. Painted roughcast with stone dressings, cornice
and blocking course, slate roof, 3 tall stepped brick stacks.
Front range with carriage arch right of centre and long stabling
ranges to rear on left and right. 2 storeys and attic. 4 windows,
12-pane sashes with moulded stone architraves, sill brackets,
cornice and plain aprons, and interlocking tracery in top panes.
Four large gabled dormers with wooden pilasters and open pediments
and Y tracery in top half of sash. Ground floor has 3 pairs of
cambered head plate glass sashes with sill brackets. Stone string
course below 1st floor aprons, and wide stone pilaster strips.
Carriage arch right of centre with entrances to each range inside
arch, wrought iron lamp bracket over and 2 boarded doors with their
tops curving down to centre, wth iron spikes along the tops. The
inn was formerly known as 'The Ormond Head', and an inn is recorded
on this site since late C17. (VCH, Gloucestershire Vol Xl, 1976).

Listing NGR: ST8899893205

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