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Gazebo in Gardens of the Acre

A Grade II Listed Building in Stroud, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7443 / 51°44'39"N

Longitude: -2.2125 / 2°12'45"W

OS Eastings: 385424

OS Northings: 205083

OS Grid: SO854050

Mapcode National: GBR 1MK.RF8

Mapcode Global: VH94Y.LFP6

Entry Name: Gazebo in Gardens of the Acre

Listing Date: 9 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223535

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419299

Location: Stroud, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Stroud

Built-Up Area: Stroud

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Stroud St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

STROUD ACRE STREET
SO 8505 SW
(off, north-west side)
5/501
Gazebo in gardens of the
Acre
II
Gazebo or Summer house. Early C19. Limestone columns,
wood entablature, all set against wall in lemish garden
wall bond; slate roof to lead capping. A semi-circular
pavilion to conical roof, behind which rises the brick
wall which drops to entablature height on either side.
Stone or rendered cheeks, pair of Roman Doric columns
on 2-step stone stylobate. Central opening has pair of
doors, two side openings paired casements, all in small-
pane timber, with later plywood fillings to lower part
of doors, rendered panels below windows. Simple 2-part
entablature. Backing wall, stone coped, extends c. 8 m
to left and c 2.5m to right. The building stands somewhat
neglected within the grounds of the Acre (not listed),
half way between Acre Street and Parliament Street. Interior
has stone paved floor and plastered half-domed ceiling.


Listing NGR: SO8542405083

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

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