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Victoria Warehouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8636 / 51°51'48"N

Longitude: -2.2508 / 2°15'2"W

OS Eastings: 382825

OS Northings: 218360

OS Grid: SO828183

Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.1RQ

Mapcode Global: VH94B.XFY7

Entry Name: Victoria Warehouse

Listing Date: 12 March 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472570

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

SO8218SE THE DOCKS
844-1/11/363 Victoria Warehouse
12/03/73

GV II

Bonded warehouse, now offices. 1849 converted to offices
c1990. Probably by John Jaques of Gloucester, and built by
William Jones, for William Partridge, corn merchant and
property developer of Birmingham. Red brick with stone lintels
and sills to window openings, internally timber floors
supported by hollow cast-iron columns, slate roof with timber
barge boards to gable-ends and brick eaves cornices to sides.
Large rectangular block, the east gable-end facing Victoria
Dock.
EXTERIOR: six storeys, basement and loft; in each side in the
centre a full height, former loading door opening, flanked on
each side by ten windows on each floor, in the centre of each
gable-end wall a former loading door opening flanked on each
side by two windows on each floor and a single window in the
gable; all the former loading door openings infilled with late
C20 windows and panels, and the original windows with C20
side-hung sashes; above each of the former loading doors on
the sides walls a restored, timber, gabled cat-head canopy at
eaves level
INTERIOR: refitted for offices, not inspected.
One of three similar warehouses built in conjunction with the
construction of the Victoria Dock: Britannia Warehouse
(rebuilt and not included) and Albert Warehouse (qv).
(Conway-Jones H: Gloucester Docks An Illustrated History:
Gloucester: 1984-: 168; Original Drawings in Gloucestershire
Records Office: D2460 Drawings 1-N).


Listing NGR: SO8282518360

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Description


GLOUCESTER

SO8218SE THE DOCKS
844-1/11/363 Victoria Warehouse
12/03/73

GV II

Bonded warehouse, now offices. 1849 converted to offices
c1990. Probably by John Jaques of Gloucester, and built by
William Jones, for William Partridge, corn merchant and
property developer of Birmingham. Red brick with stone lintels
and sills to window openings, internally timber floors
supported by hollow cast-iron columns, slate roof with timber
barge boards to gable-ends and brick eaves cornices to sides.
Large rectangular block, the east gable-end facing Victoria
Dock.
EXTERIOR: six storeys, basement and loft; in each side in the
centre a full height, former loading door opening, flanked on
each side by ten windows on each floor, in the centre of each
gable-end wall a former loading door opening flanked on each
side by two windows on each floor and a single window in the
gable; all the former loading door openings infilled with late
C20 windows and panels, and the original windows with C20
side-hung sashes; above each of the former loading doors on
the sides walls a restored, timber, gabled cat-head canopy at
eaves level
INTERIOR: refitted for offices, not inspected.
One of three similar warehouses built in conjunction with the
construction of the Victoria Dock: Britannia Warehouse
(rebuilt and not included) and Albert Warehouse (qv).
(Conway-Jones H: Gloucester Docks An Illustrated History:
Gloucester: 1984-: 168; Original Drawings in Gloucestershire
Records Office: D2460 Drawings 1-N).


Listing NGR: SO8282518360

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