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Gloucester House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cirencester, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7162 / 51°42'58"N

Longitude: -1.964 / 1°57'50"W

OS Eastings: 402581

OS Northings: 201938

OS Grid: SP025019

Mapcode National: GBR 3QY.88L

Mapcode Global: VHB2Q.X416

Entry Name: Gloucester House

Listing Date: 14 June 1948

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205927

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365282

Location: Cirencester, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Cirencester

Built-Up Area: Cirencester

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cirencester St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CIRENCESTER

SP0201 DYER STREET
578-1/6/146 (South side)
14/06/48 No.60
Gloucester House

GV II

House, now offices. Late C17/early C18 with late C18
alterations. Stucco to front, coursed limestone rubble to
sides and rear; artificial slate hipped roof; truncated stone
stack on gablet to right, no other stacks visible. Front range
to street with wing to rear left.
3 storeys, attic and cellar; 5-window range. First floor has
five 6/6-pane sashes in plain reveals; second floor has five
similar 3/6-pane sashes. Ground floor has four 6/6-pane sashes
in moulded stone architraves with frieze and cornice and
projecting cills; pair of doors to centre with 6
raised-and-fielded panels with decorative fanlight within
enriched Doric doorcase. C20 rooflights. Deep plinth; cill
bands to first and second floors; rusticated quoins to left
and right angles except ground floor left; bracketed eaves
cornice.
3-storey rear wing has four 3-light chamfered stone mullion
windows with hoodmoulds all entirely renewed late C20; C20
single-storey extension to rear right.
INTERIOR has late C18 well staircase from ground to first
floor with 3 stick balusters per tread, possibly renewed,
carved cheek-pieces; dentil cornice to outer hall and
segmental arch with panelled soffit through to staircase to
rear; interior otherwise noted as having undergone late C20
alterations in conversion to offices.


Listing NGR: SP0258101938

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

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