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The Corderries

A Grade II Listed Building in Chalford, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.726 / 51°43'33"N

Longitude: -2.1552 / 2°9'18"W

OS Eastings: 389375

OS Northings: 203043

OS Grid: SO893030

Mapcode National: GBR 1MV.MYF

Mapcode Global: VH94Z.LWH6

Entry Name: The Corderries

Listing Date: 24 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171030

English Heritage Legacy ID: 132808

Location: Chalford, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Chalford

Built-Up Area: Chalford

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Chalford Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


10/14 The Corderries


Large detached house. C17, extensively altered and enlarged mid
C18; early Cl9 alterations and additions. Coursed, squared
limestone; ashlar chimneys; artificial stone slate and concrete
tile roof. Two-storey; parallel-roofed rear range. Front: 3-
window fenestration; masonry shows signs of original 5-window
front. Now all early Cl9 tripartite sashes with central 12-pane
sashes, central upper floor window being Venetian. Central doorway
with reeded architraves to 6-panel moulded door flanked by side
windows with diagonal glazing bars. Moulded cornice probably C18
with later plain parapet above. End wing to left is slightly set
back with blocked tripartite opening to each floor. Gable end
chimneys with paired shafts and moulded caps. South end:
tripartite sash window to each floor of wing. Rear: parallel
range in two parts, left with sash windows and rebuilt eaves-
mounted chimney, right with stone mullioned 3-light and timber
ground floor casements, small early C19 Tudor arched upper floor
casement and curious chimney breast running diagonally across wall
Interior: mostly refitted c1830, doorways having Regency
architraves. House probably incorporates much of a smaller C17
building, extensively altered during 2 major rebuilding campaigns.
Small weaver's house, coach house and alcove seat (q.v.) in
extensive grounds.
(M.A. Rudd, Historical Records of Bisley with Lypiatt, 1937)

Listing NGR: SO8937503043

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