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Latitude: 51.7255 / 51°43'31"N
Longitude: -2.5348 / 2°32'5"W
OS Eastings: 363156
OS Northings: 203109
OS Grid: SO631031
Mapcode National: GBR JT.2F2S
Mapcode Global: VH87B.0WTM
Plus Code: 9C3VPFG8+53
Entry Name: Althorpe House
Listing Date: 7 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1299113
English Heritage Legacy ID: 354465
Location: Lydney, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL15
Civil Parish: Lydney
Built-Up Area: Lydney
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Lydney St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
LYDNEY HIGH STREET
SO 60 SW
7/108 Althorpe House
Dwelling, now offices. Late C17 or early C19. Rubble, rendered except front
elevation, sandstone plinth, brick dressings, long and short quoins, late C20
box eaves, concrete tile hipped roof. Long, narrow block, 2 storeys, 6-windowed,
not regularly spaced, mainly 12-pane glazing-bar sashes, but bars only to upper
sash in bays 2 and 4 first floor, and bays 4, 5 and 6 ground floor are casements.
Centrally a large 4-column Roman Doric portico with flat entablature and responds
up 5 steps, to two 3-panelled doors under elliptical fanlight. At back is
arched sash stair window.
Interior: Board room, ground floor left, has C19 cornice, circular ceiling
decoration, two elliptical-head recesses. Moulded cornice in entrance hall.
Listing NGR: SO6315603109
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