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Round House

A Grade II Listed Building in North Nibley, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.6702 / 51°40'12"N

Longitude: -2.3275 / 2°19'39"W

OS Eastings: 377446

OS Northings: 196879

OS Grid: ST774968

Mapcode National: GBR 0M2.6C6

Mapcode Global: VH958.L8WY

Entry Name: Round House

Listing Date: 23 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210643

English Heritage Legacy ID: 395241

Location: North Nibley, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL11

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: North Nibley

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: North Nibley St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

ST 79 NE
(south side)
Round House
- II

Former lodge, now small detached house. c1820. Possibly by G S Repton for
Edward Sheppard. Coursed rubble limestone; ashlar dressings; plain tile roof.
Circular with rectangular addition; 2-storey. Original circular lodge has 3 doorway
recesses to ground floor at 120? intervals, each with concave recessed wall and pair
of Tuscan columns supporting wall above; trefoil-headed panels to doors. Single
2-light chamfered mullioned casement over each doorway and at mid points between
doorway positions. Hollow moulded cornice with plain parapet over; conical roof.
Geometrical arrangement of lodge interrupted by addition with C20 two-light mullioned
casements and glazed doors. Regency iron canopy to ground floor on west front.
Interior not inspected. In isolated position, but located near track through woods
that made circuitous approach to The Ridge, a house now demolished in Wotton-Under-
Edge CP.

Listing NGR: ST7744696879

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

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