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Ryton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lechlade-on-Thames, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.6948 / 51°41'41"N

Longitude: -1.6911 / 1°41'27"W

OS Eastings: 421446

OS Northings: 199609

OS Grid: SU214996

Mapcode National: GBR 4ST.R8B

Mapcode Global: VHC0B.MNVL

Plus Code: 9C3WM8V5+WH

Entry Name: Ryton House

Listing Date: 4 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303204

English Heritage Legacy ID: 128989

Location: Lechlade, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Lechlade

Built-Up Area: Lechlade-on-Thames

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Lechlade St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Very large town house in terrace. Early C18 refronting of C17
house. Coursed and dressed rubble stone on stone plinth, stone
slate roof with 4 stone end stacks with large brick flues with
stepped caps, projecting moulded wood eaves cornice, coped gable
ends. Double range, 2 storeys and attic. Six windows, 12-pane
sashes with moulded wood architraves. Five similar on ground floor
and stone doorcase to left of centre with pulvinated frieze,
moulded segmental pediment with carved oval panel inset. Moulded
square jambs and lintel and double doors of 3 panels each, top 2
glazed, lower 4 fielded, up 3 stone steps, lower 2 being semi-
circular. Two flat-roofed dormers of 6 panes each. On left hand
return of rear range oval stone-framed oculus at attic level, and
remains of similar on right hand return of front range, cut into by
roof of Lime Tree Cottage (q.v.). Rear has 2-light stone mullion
and transom lighting twisted baluster dog-leg stair, and several
blocked up similar window frames. Several panelled rooms of late
C18 work in front, including hallway, most original joinery

Listing NGR: SU2144699609

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