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Bridge House

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8615 / 51°51'41"N

Longitude: -2.2532 / 2°15'11"W

OS Eastings: 382659

OS Northings: 218136

OS Grid: SO826181

Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.74P

Mapcode Global: VH94B.WGPS

Plus Code: 9C3VVP6W+JP

Entry Name: Bridge House

Listing Date: 12 March 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245764

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472285

ID on this website: 101245764

Location: High Orchard, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL2

County: Gloucestershire

District: Gloucester

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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844-1/11/153 (North side)
12/03/73 No.22
Bridge House


Bridge-keeper's house. 1852. Replaced the original
bridge-keeper's house demolished during the widening of the
canal and the construction of Llanthony Quay. Stuccoed brick
with stone details, low pitched, hipped slate roof, two
stuccoed brick stacks with ceramic chimney pots. Double-depth
EXTERIOR: two storeys. Symmetrical front of three bays with
shallow offset plinth, raised band at first-floor level,
moulded crowning cornice and a blocking parapet; on the ground
floor the central entrance doorway with a shallow transom
light, the opening framed by pilasters with impost mouldings
and a low pitched, moulded pediment, C20 fielded six-panel
door; in bay to each side a sash and on first floor three
sashes, all with vertical glazing bars (3x2 panes) in openings
with moulded architraves and projecting sills on moulded end
brackets. At rear on ground floor to right on sash (4x4 panes)
first floor three sashes centre (3x4 panes) flanked by two
sashes (4x4 panes); west side one sash (3x2 panes) on ground
floor; east side one door partly glazed. The two large stacks
with moulded cornices are placed symmetrically on each hip.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO8265918136

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