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55 and 57, Southgate Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8635 / 51°51'48"N

Longitude: -2.248 / 2°14'52"W

OS Eastings: 383021

OS Northings: 218351

OS Grid: SO830183

Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.2GZ

Mapcode Global: VH94B.ZFG9

Entry Name: 55 and 57, Southgate Street

Listing Date: 15 December 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271763

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472479

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


844-1/12/267 (East side)
Nos.55 AND 57


Pair of shops and former dwellings. Early C18, with possible
earlier origins; C19 and C20 alterations. Brick painted white,
slate roof with a hipped roof dormer above each unit, brick
stack. Double-depth block.
EXTERIOR: two storeys and attic; on the front two C20
shop-fronts; on the first floor two windows to each unit with
C19 plain sashes to No.55, and C20 fixed lights to No.57, all
in openings with rubbed brick, flat arches; in each of the
attic dormers a pair of casements; at right hand end of the
C20 eaves gutter a rain water pipe with decorative lead rain
water head.
INTERIOR: No.57 stop chamfered beams to first and ground
floors; 2-panel door to attic and small fireplace with stone
surround and cast-iron grate.
No.55 has been altered to ground floor but has retained some
original beams.
One of the earliest properties in this prominent group at the
south end of Southgate Street.

Listing NGR: SO8302118350

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

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