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144 and 145, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.993 / 51°59'34"N

Longitude: -2.1571 / 2°9'25"W

OS Eastings: 389307

OS Northings: 232740

OS Grid: SO893327

Mapcode National: GBR 1JR.1GB

Mapcode Global: VH93T.K5GH

Plus Code: 9C3VXRVV+64

Entry Name: 144 and 145, High Street

Listing Date: 25 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201272

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376850

Location: Tewkesbury, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Tewkesbury

Built-Up Area: Tewkesbury

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Tewkesbury St Mary the Virgin (Tewkesbury Abbey)

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


859-1/6/268 (East side)
Nos.144 AND 145


House in row, with shop. c1870s. Flemish bond brickwork, tile
roof. Three storeys, 2+2-windowed; plain sashes to segmental
heads with keystone, on deep stone cills with brackets. The
ground floor has a bold shop front with deep recessed central
glazed doors, set back behind the main fascia, which is
carried on 2 slender cast-iron columns. To the left a boldly
modelled panelled door under a transom-light with segmental
head. The fascia with moulded cornice has a raised segmental
pediment above the main doors, and heavy console brackets. A
full-width band of interlaced decoration runs above the
fascia, immediately below the first-floor cills. There are
yellow brick flush cill and head bands at each level, and a
modillion eaves with cornice, blocking course and coped
parapet. There are brick stacks to left and right. INTERIOR
not inspected.
This is a late rebuild in the High Street, which has been kept
in scale with adjacent properties, but expressed in a
forthright late Victorian way, with a bold shop front design.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SO8930732740

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

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