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58 and 59, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9962 / 51°59'46"N

Longitude: -2.1561 / 2°9'21"W

OS Eastings: 389380

OS Northings: 233094

OS Grid: SO893330

Mapcode National: GBR 1JK.V06

Mapcode Global: VH93T.L311

Entry Name: 58 and 59, High Street

Listing Date: 4 March 1952

Last Amended: 25 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282773

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376803

Location: Tewkesbury, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Tewkesbury

Built-Up Area: Tewkesbury

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Tewkesbury St Mary the Virgin (Tewkesbury Abbey)

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


TEWKESBURY

SO8933 HIGH STREET
859-1/5/220 (West side)
04/03/52 Nos.58 AND 59
(Formerly Listed as:
HIGH STREET
(West side)
Nos.56-59 (Consecutive))

GV II

House in row. Late C15 or C16. Timber-framing, rendered street
front, tile roof. 2-bay side-entry parallel-plan front range,
comprising the end house of a formerly jettied terrace row
including Nos 56 and 57 (qqv) low gabled rear wing. There is a
throughway, Mann's Court, to the left.
2 storeys, 2-windowed. 3-light casements to first floor. The
ground floor has 2 bowed multi-pane shop fronts, that to the
right probably early C19 and with panelled pilasters to scroll
consoles; there are 2 glazed doors. No.stack is visible. The
throughway, on stone paving, and with 2 transverse beams, has
heavy braced framing which contains 2 contiguous 2-panel
fielded doors, one, smaller than the other, is in a moulded
architrave. The wing to the back of 59 has a heavy framed
gable with brick nogging. The INTERIORS not inspected, but
likely to be similar to those in 56 and 57 (qqv). Nos 56-59
appear to be of a common building date. They have retained
their fronts of modest scale, with low ceiling pitches, and a
full-width eaves to a long roof pitch, characteristic of late
medieval town houses.


Listing NGR: SO8938033094

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

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