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147, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9929 / 51°59'34"N

Longitude: -2.1573 / 2°9'26"W

OS Eastings: 389292

OS Northings: 232731

OS Grid: SO892327

Mapcode National: GBR 1JR.1D5

Mapcode Global: VH93T.K5CK

Plus Code: 9C3VXRVV+53

Entry Name: 147, High Street

Listing Date: 4 March 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298824

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376851

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


859-1/6/270 (East side)
04/03/52 No.147


House in row, with shop. Early to mid C18 front on earlier
fabric. Flemish bond brickwork, asbestos-cement slate roof. 3
storeys and attic, 2-windowed. Behind the parapet is an
unusual paired dormer with moulded eaves to a hipped roof,
split at the centre, but with a continuous small-pane casement
front. First and second floors have plain sashes with moulded
exposed boxes to brick voussoirs and stone cills. C19 pilaster
shop front with central glazed door under a transom-light,
deep C20 fascia between console brackets. 3-course brick band
above the first floor, and 2-course above second floor; high
parapet with coping. The steep roof, with ridge parallel to
the street, suggests an early fabric behind a rebuilt front.
The brickwork has been repointed in light mortar, and there is
a series of 6 iron ties taken through the structure, which
shows signs of settlement in the facade. INTERIOR not

Listing NGR: SO8929232731

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

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