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Althorpe House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lydney, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299113

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354465

Location: Lydney, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL15

County: Gloucestershire

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

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Description

LYDNEY HIGH STREET
SO 60 SW
(west side)
7/108 Althorpe House
- II
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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