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Lock House

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8645 / 51°51'52"N

Longitude: -2.2528 / 2°15'10"W

OS Eastings: 382686

OS Northings: 218469

OS Grid: SO826184

Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.181

Mapcode Global: VH94B.WDWH

Plus Code: 9C3VVP7W+RV

Entry Name: Lock House

Listing Date: 15 December 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271746

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472462

Location: Westgate, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1

County: Gloucestershire

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


844-1/11/249 (West side)
Lock House


Lock keeper's cottage. 1826, with later C19 back range and
single storey extension. Built at the north end of the lock on
the west side facing the lock. Brick rendered on front and
sides, slate roof with gable-end stacks. Double-depth block,
including later C19 extension, with parallel roofs; a single
storey extension at the north end of the front range with
hipped end roof.
EXTERIOR: two storeys; the front has entrance doorway framed
by a raised surround of long and short bricks to the jambs and
a flat arch and a double casement with horizontal glazing bars
to either side; on the first floor similar casements in
openings with segmental arches. All the window openings with
projecting sills. 2-window rear elevation to later C19
extension, with segmental arches over mid C20 central door and
late C19 2/2-pane sashes. North range has segmental arch over
mid C20 window to right of 4-panel door; narrow
segmental-arched windows to rear.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
An historically important part of a very significant group of
buildings at Gloucester Docks.

Listing NGR: SO8268618469

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

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