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Llanthony Warehouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8619 / 51°51'42"N

Longitude: -2.2528 / 2°15'9"W

OS Eastings: 382690

OS Northings: 218172

OS Grid: SO826181

Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.78Z

Mapcode Global: VH94B.WGXK

Entry Name: Llanthony Warehouse

Listing Date: 14 December 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472563

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
844-1/11/349 Llanthony Warehouse
14/12/71

GV II

Warehouse, now museum. 1873. By Capel N Tripp, architect, of
Gloucester, for Wait James and Co., corn merchants. Converted
c1987 as the National Waterways Museum for the British
Waterways Board. Red brick with stone lintels and sills to the
window openings, parallel slate roofs with twin end-gables,
timber barge and eaves boards. A large rectangular block
comprising two parallel ranges, with west gabled end facing
canal at south end of the Dock Main Basin.
EXTERIOR: six storeys and lofts; on each side two full-height
former loading door openings, between the openings in the
centre eight windows, and to each side six windows (6-8-6) to
each floor; in each end wall centred under each gable a former
loading door opening flanked by two windows on each side and
by a single window on each side in the gable; all the former
loading door openings infilled with late C20 windows and
panels, and all the windows with C20 side-hung sashes; on each
side above each of the former loading door openings a
restored, timber, gabled cat-head hoist canopy supported on
wrought-iron brackets.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Conway-Jones H: Gloucester Docks An Illustrated History:
Gloucester: 1984-: 170; Original Drawings in Gloucestershire
Records Office: D2460 Drawings 1-E).


Listing NGR: SO8269018172

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Description


GLOUCESTER

SO8218SE THE DOCKS
844-1/11/349 Llanthony Warehouse
14/12/71

GV II

Warehouse, now museum. 1873. By Capel N Tripp, architect, of
Gloucester, for Wait James and Co., corn merchants. Converted
c1987 as the National Waterways Museum for the British
Waterways Board. Red brick with stone lintels and sills to the
window openings, parallel slate roofs with twin end-gables,
timber barge and eaves boards. A large rectangular block
comprising two parallel ranges, with west gabled end facing
canal at south end of the Dock Main Basin.
EXTERIOR: six storeys and lofts; on each side two full-height
former loading door openings, between the openings in the
centre eight windows, and to each side six windows (6-8-6) to
each floor; in each end wall centred under each gable a former
loading door opening flanked by two windows on each side and
by a single window on each side in the gable; all the former
loading door openings infilled with late C20 windows and
panels, and all the windows with C20 side-hung sashes; on each
side above each of the former loading door openings a
restored, timber, gabled cat-head hoist canopy supported on
wrought-iron brackets.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Conway-Jones H: Gloucester Docks An Illustrated History:
Gloucester: 1984-: 170; Original Drawings in Gloucestershire
Records Office: D2460 Drawings 1-E).


Listing NGR: SO8269018172

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