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Northend Vaults

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8667 / 51°52'0"N

Longitude: -2.2427 / 2°14'33"W

OS Eastings: 383383

OS Northings: 218705

OS Grid: SO833187

Mapcode National: GBR 1KZ.XFR

Mapcode Global: VH94C.2BQV

Entry Name: Northend Vaults

Listing Date: 23 January 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245671

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472371

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

SO8318NW NORTHGATE STREET
844-1/8/225 (South side)
23/01/52 Nos.86 AND 88
Northend Vaults

GV II

Merchant's house, now public house. Probably late C16 or early
C17, refronted in mid to late C18; C19 and C20 alterations.
Timber frame, brick, roughcast on front, slate roof, brick
stacks. Double-depth block with parallel pitched roofs and
pair of steeply pitched cross gables at rear.
EXTERIOR: three storeys to front and two storeys and attic at
rear, cellar below front range; street front has C20 doors and
windows to public house bars on ground floor; on upper floors
chamfered quoins at either end and crowning cornice with close
set modillions, on each upper floor three identical, mid C19
sashes in timber frames flush with wall face and with central
vertical glazing bars; rainwater pipe to left with C18 lead
rainwater head.
INTERIOR: mid C18 open well staircase from first floor to
attic with solid string, column newels, column-on-vase
balusters and ramped handrail; in the first-floor front rooms
bridging beams with ogee stopped chamfers; in rear rooms on
upper floors bridging beams with stopped chamfers; in rear
wing on first floor bridging beams with stopped chamfers. Roof
not accessible, but photograph on premises shows substantial
original timbers.

Listing NGR: SO8338318704

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

Description


GLOUCESTER

SO8318NW NORTHGATE STREET
844-1/8/225 (South side)
23/01/52 Nos.86 AND 88
Northend Vaults

GV II

Merchant's house, now public house. Probably late C16 or early
C17, refronted in mid to late C18; C19 and C20 alterations.
Timber frame, brick, roughcast on front, slate roof, brick
stacks. Double-depth block with parallel pitched roofs and
pair of steeply pitched cross gables at rear.
EXTERIOR: three storeys to front and two storeys and attic at
rear, cellar below front range; street front has C20 doors and
windows to public house bars on ground floor; on upper floors
chamfered quoins at either end and crowning cornice with close
set modillions, on each upper floor three identical, mid C19
sashes in timber frames flush with wall face and with central
vertical glazing bars; rainwater pipe to left with C18 lead
rainwater head.
INTERIOR: mid C18 open well staircase from first floor to
attic with solid string, column newels, column-on-vase
balusters and ramped handrail; in the first-floor front rooms
bridging beams with ogee stopped chamfers; in rear rooms on
upper floors bridging beams with stopped chamfers; in rear
wing on first floor bridging beams with stopped chamfers. Roof
not accessible, but photograph on premises shows substantial
original timbers.

Listing NGR: SO8338318704

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