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Cider House to East of Corner of Folk Museum Courtyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8667 / 51°52'0"N

Longitude: -2.2504 / 2°15'1"W

OS Eastings: 382857

OS Northings: 218712

OS Grid: SO828187

Mapcode National: GBR 1KZ.V60

Mapcode Global: VH94B.YB5T

Entry Name: Cider House to East of Corner of Folk Museum Courtyard

Listing Date: 15 December 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245072

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472652

Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1

County: Gloucestershire

District: Gloucester

Town: Gloucester

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Gloucester

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Hempsted with Gloucester, Saint Mary de Lode and Saint Mary de Crypt

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


GLOUCESTER

SO8218NE WESTGATE STREET
844-1/7/418 (South side (off))
Cider House to east corner of Folk
Museum Courtyard

GV II

Includes: No.2 QUAY STREET.
Workshop and warehouse incorporating walls of a C18 coach
house, later slaughter house, now museum annexe. c1830. For
Robert Lovesey, timber merchant and wheelwright. From mid C19
to 1963 used as a slaughter house with south end converted to
house as No.2 Quay Street; repaired as annexe to Folk Museum
for Gloucester City Council 1969-79 to house cider mills.
Brick, hipped roof retiled 1979. A long single depth range
aligned north to south on east side of the Folk Museum
Courtyard.
EXTERIOR: two storeys. Brick dentil eaves cornice; on the west
side at the north end a buttress added 1979, to right on west
side irregular openings including the entrance doorway and on
the first floor a loft doorway, and irregular fenestration.
INTERIOR: open timber roof in four bays with collar trusses
and single purlins; a beam fitted in C19 with iron pulleys to
raise meat carcasses.
(Cox N: Gloucester Folk Museum, A Guide to the Buildings:
Gloucester: 1987-: 28).

Listing NGR: SO8285718712

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Description


GLOUCESTER

SO8218NE WESTGATE STREET
844-1/7/418 (South side (off))
Cider House to east corner of Folk
Museum Courtyard

GV II

Includes: No.2 QUAY STREET.
Workshop and warehouse incorporating walls of a C18 coach
house, later slaughter house, now museum annexe. c1830. For
Robert Lovesey, timber merchant and wheelwright. From mid C19
to 1963 used as a slaughter house with south end converted to
house as No.2 Quay Street; repaired as annexe to Folk Museum
for Gloucester City Council 1969-79 to house cider mills.
Brick, hipped roof retiled 1979. A long single depth range
aligned north to south on east side of the Folk Museum
Courtyard.
EXTERIOR: two storeys. Brick dentil eaves cornice; on the west
side at the north end a buttress added 1979, to right on west
side irregular openings including the entrance doorway and on
the first floor a loft doorway, and irregular fenestration.
INTERIOR: open timber roof in four bays with collar trusses
and single purlins; a beam fitted in C19 with iron pulleys to
raise meat carcasses.
(Cox N: Gloucester Folk Museum, A Guide to the Buildings:
Gloucester: 1987-: 28).

Listing NGR: SO8285718712

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