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Latitude: 51.8623 / 51°51'44"N
Longitude: -2.2539 / 2°15'14"W
OS Eastings: 382608
OS Northings: 218218
OS Grid: SO826182
Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.6YN
Mapcode Global: VH94B.WG97
Entry Name: Alexandra Warehouse
Listing Date: 12 March 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1271792
English Heritage Legacy ID: 472552
Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1
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
SO8218SE THE DOCKS
844-1/11/337 Alexandra Warehouse
Bonded warehouse, now shop, offices, studios and workshops.
1870. By J Moss, builder, for JE and SH Fox, corn merchants
and millers; badly damaged by fire in 1875 and partially
rebuilt when the original eaves and verges replaced with
parapet. Red brick, stone lintels and sills, internally timber
floors supported by hollow, cast-iron columns, slate roof,
with C20 roof lights to loft. A large, rectangular, gabled
block at right angle to the Dock, the entrance under C20
canopy at east end.
EXTERIOR: six storeys, basement and loft; former loading door
openings in the centre of each side flanked to either side by
ten windows, and in each gable-end wall flanked to either side
by two windows and a single window in the gable and a window
above, all infilled with C20 casements, on each side at
parapet level above the former loading door opening a timber,
gabled, cat-head canopy to house a former hoist; all the
windows with stone lintels and projecting sills, and fitted
with C20 casements. No windows to right-hand side of west
gable-end lower floors, where a later building has been
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Conway-Jones H: Gloucester Docks An Illustrated History:
Gloucester: 1984-: 169).
Listing NGR: SO8260818218
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