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Newnham House

A Grade II Listed Building in Newnham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.804 / 51°48'14"N

Longitude: -2.4474 / 2°26'50"W

OS Eastings: 369244

OS Northings: 211802

OS Grid: SO692118

Mapcode National: GBR FY.XFJ6

Mapcode Global: VH86Z.JXHF

Plus Code: 9C3VRH33+J2

Entry Name: Newnham House

Listing Date: 10 January 1955

Last Amended: 25 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186405

English Heritage Legacy ID: 353953

Location: Newnham, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Newnham

Built-Up Area: Newnham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Newnham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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(east side)
Newnham House (formerly
10.1.55 listed as Mount Severn)

- II

Large detached dwelling. Mid C18. Brick, stone modillion parapet cornice,
Welsh slate roof. Central block parallel range,later wings side immediately
on road, forming tripartite composition with scattered openings. Main facade
to river (east): three storeys, three-windowed, sashes without bars under step-
ped voussoirs, at ground floor deep openings to floor level; central six-panel
door, of which four glazed, plus fanlight under moulded arch. C19 verandah
full width, wrought iron decorative supports, dentil cornice, swept lead roof.
C19 stair with stick balusters, various contemporary panelled doors. This
is said to be the house of 'East Lynne' in Mrs Henry Wood's novel.

Listing NGR: SO6924411802

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