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Ferncroft

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.862 / 51°51'43"N

Longitude: -2.2463 / 2°14'46"W

OS Eastings: 383136

OS Northings: 218185

OS Grid: SO831181

Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.8WK

Mapcode Global: VH94C.0GTF

Entry Name: Ferncroft

Listing Date: 12 March 1973

Last Amended: 15 December 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245994

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472097

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 BRUNSWICK ROAD
844-1/12/17 (West side)
12/03/73 No.24
Ferncroft
(Formerly Listed as:
BRUNSWICK ROAD
(West side)
Ferncroft)

II

House, now offices and shop. c1820 with slightly later added
wing, late C19 and C20 alterations. Brick with stone details,
slate roof, brick stacks. Single-depth plan, end-gabled range
with later wing projecting forward from the right hand end;
the wing altered to incorporate a corner shop.
EXTERIOR: two storeys; on the ground floor, approximately
central in the front to the range, the entrance doorway to the
house is recessed in a semicircular arched opening with
keystone in a projecting, painted stone frame capped by
entablature and blocking course; fanlight with radiating
glazing bars and a fielded six-panel door; on each side of the
doorway a sash, original on the left with glazing bars (4x4
panes), replaced on the right in later C19 by sash with single
vertical glazing bar; on the first floor three sashes, the
central and right-hand sash with glazing bars (3x4 panes), the
left-hand sash replaced by sash with a single vertical glazing
bar; in the north gable-end of the range a sash on each floor
with glazing bars (3x4 panes); in the wing on the ground floor
to the front and on the return north side a late C19
shop-front; a blocked window opening on the south side; on the
first floor a small, late C19 sash and in the gable-end above
the shop-front a sash with glazing bars; all the window
openings with five raised and stepped voussoirs to flat arched
heads and projecting stone sills.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO8313618185

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

Description


GLOUCESTER

SO8318SW BRUNSWICK ROAD
844-1/12/17 (West side)
12/03/73 No.24
Ferncroft
(Formerly Listed as:
BRUNSWICK ROAD
(West side)
Ferncroft)

II

House, now offices and shop. c1820 with slightly later added
wing, late C19 and C20 alterations. Brick with stone details,
slate roof, brick stacks. Single-depth plan, end-gabled range
with later wing projecting forward from the right hand end;
the wing altered to incorporate a corner shop.
EXTERIOR: two storeys; on the ground floor, approximately
central in the front to the range, the entrance doorway to the
house is recessed in a semicircular arched opening with
keystone in a projecting, painted stone frame capped by
entablature and blocking course; fanlight with radiating
glazing bars and a fielded six-panel door; on each side of the
doorway a sash, original on the left with glazing bars (4x4
panes), replaced on the right in later C19 by sash with single
vertical glazing bar; on the first floor three sashes, the
central and right-hand sash with glazing bars (3x4 panes), the
left-hand sash replaced by sash with a single vertical glazing
bar; in the north gable-end of the range a sash on each floor
with glazing bars (3x4 panes); in the wing on the ground floor
to the front and on the return north side a late C19
shop-front; a blocked window opening on the south side; on the
first floor a small, late C19 sash and in the gable-end above
the shop-front a sash with glazing bars; all the window
openings with five raised and stepped voussoirs to flat arched
heads and projecting stone sills.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO8313618185

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