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Gatehouse to Forecourt of Society of Friends Meeting House

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8638 / 51°51'49"N

Longitude: -2.2469 / 2°14'48"W

OS Eastings: 383093

OS Northings: 218385

OS Grid: SO830183

Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.2RN

Mapcode Global: VH94C.0FH2

Entry Name: Gatehouse to Forecourt of Society of Friends Meeting House

Listing Date: 12 March 1973

Last Amended: 15 December 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245829

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472222

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

SO8318SW GREYFRIARS
844-1/12/134 (South side)
12/03/73 Gatehouse to Forecourt of Society of
Friends Meeting House
(Formerly Listed as:
GREYFRIARS
Friends Meeting House with Gatehouse)

GV II

Gatehouse to forecourt of the Society of Friends Meeting House
(qv). 1834, late C19 alterations. Brick with stone details,
hipped slate roof. A range with a wide entrance to forecourt
towards east end, extended to west in late C19 for caretaker's
or porter's accommodation.
EXTERIOR: two storeys; on irregular front to street, the
earlier portion to left with a weathered ashlar plinth on each
side of the carriage archway with dressed stone jambs and
segmental head; in the archway a pair of gates in timber with
open panels crossed with vertical iron bars and concave head
rail; on each side of archway a brick pilaster strip rising to
eaves; above the arch a recessed, rectangular panel with
inscription in a moulded stone frame stone; on ground floor to
left a single light window with stone lintel and projecting
stone sill, in late C19 addition to right a narrow sash and,
further right, a wider sash, above on the first floor to right
two widely spaced sashes, all in openings with stone lintels
and sills.
INTERIOR: not inspected.


Listing NGR: SO8309318384

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

Description


GLOUCESTER

SO8318SW GREYFRIARS
844-1/12/134 (South side)
12/03/73 Gatehouse to Forecourt of Society of
Friends Meeting House
(Formerly Listed as:
GREYFRIARS
Friends Meeting House with Gatehouse)

GV II

Gatehouse to forecourt of the Society of Friends Meeting House
(qv). 1834, late C19 alterations. Brick with stone details,
hipped slate roof. A range with a wide entrance to forecourt
towards east end, extended to west in late C19 for caretaker's
or porter's accommodation.
EXTERIOR: two storeys; on irregular front to street, the
earlier portion to left with a weathered ashlar plinth on each
side of the carriage archway with dressed stone jambs and
segmental head; in the archway a pair of gates in timber with
open panels crossed with vertical iron bars and concave head
rail; on each side of archway a brick pilaster strip rising to
eaves; above the arch a recessed, rectangular panel with
inscription in a moulded stone frame stone; on ground floor to
left a single light window with stone lintel and projecting
stone sill, in late C19 addition to right a narrow sash and,
further right, a wider sash, above on the first floor to right
two widely spaced sashes, all in openings with stone lintels
and sills.
INTERIOR: not inspected.


Listing NGR: SO8309318384

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