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23 and 24, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9942 / 51°59'39"N

Longitude: -2.1573 / 2°9'26"W

OS Eastings: 389298

OS Northings: 232872

OS Grid: SO892328

Mapcode National: GBR 1JK.TPK

Mapcode Global: VH93T.K4DL

Entry Name: 23 and 24, High Street

Listing Date: 4 March 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206430

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376782

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


TEWKESBURY

SO8932 HIGH STREET
859-1/6/199 (West side)
04/03/52 Nos.23 AND 24

GV II

House in row. C20 front incorporating C18 windows, to C17 main
fabric; C18 rear extension. Painted brick front, timber-framed
body, tile roof, brick stack. Right-angle plan: the
wide-gabled rebuilt front on a timber-framed structure, plus a
further brick wing with mansard roof.
3 storeys, 2-windowed. Good tripartite 4:12:4-pane sashes at
first and second floors, to rendered lintels. Ground floor has
a very deep C20 fascia over C19 pilasters to two C20
plate-glass shop fronts. The back is in heavy braced framing
with brick panels, and a rear wing has a steep gable
incorporating a queen-post roof truss with brick infill.
Beyond this is a brick-nogged light timber-framed wing with
tension bracing and a tiled mansard roof and cropped gable
stack.
INTERIOR: the ground floor has been opened up, and has a row
of posts to a chamfered longitudinal beam. Inside the display
window the last jowled post retains a jetty bracket. Upper
floors not inspected. Said to have old stone cellar which was
not available for inspection on review.


Listing NGR: SO8929832872

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

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