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Navigation House

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8636 / 51°51'49"N

Longitude: -2.2495 / 2°14'58"W

OS Eastings: 382912

OS Northings: 218369

OS Grid: SO829183

Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.22V

Mapcode Global: VH94B.YFM5

Plus Code: 9C3VVQ72+F5

Entry Name: Navigation House

Listing Date: 12 March 1973

Last Amended: 15 December 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271651

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472187

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 COMMERCIAL ROAD
844-1/11/97 (South side)
12/03/73 Nos.23 AND 25
Navigation House
(Formerly Listed as:
COMMERCIAL ROAD
(South side)
Nos.23 AND 25)

GV II

Shown on OS map as No.23.
House, now offices. 1848, for a ships' chandler; C20
alterations. Brick with front faced in ashlar, hipped slate
roof, brick stack. Double-depth block.
EXTERIOR: two storeys with 2-storey basement at rear.
Symmetrical front, on the ground floor a doorway at each end
framed by pilasters with banded rustication and moulded
imposts which support an entablature at first-floor level
across the width of the front, its cornice supported on
consoles above the outer pilasters; the former opening between
the doorways altered in 1985 by the insertion of a matching
central pilaster and a sash with glazing bars (3x4 panes) to
either side, in the doorways rectangular fanlights with
margin-pane glazing, panelled doors. On the first floor raised
and chamfered quoins at the outer corners and a crowning
entablature; two sashes with glazing bars (3x4 panes) in
openings with projecting sills. In the centre of the east
wall, lighting the stairwell, a tall, semicircular arched sash
with glazing bars.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO8291218369

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

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