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Latitude: 52.0139 / 52°0'50"N
Longitude: -1.7608 / 1°45'38"W
OS Eastings: 416512
OS Northings: 235080
OS Grid: SP165350
Mapcode National: GBR 4NV.RMB
Mapcode Global: VHB19.FNH0
Entry Name: Porch House and Porch Cottage
Listing Date: 25 August 1960
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1304071
English Heritage Legacy ID: 126881
Location: Blockley, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL56
Civil Parish: Blockley
Built-Up Area: Blockley
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Blockley St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SP 1635 6/1 BLOCKLEY ST GEORGE'S TERRACE
25.8.60 Porch House and
Early C18, probably 1720s, retaining gables and mullions of the Cotswold style.
Two storeys and attics. Mixed ashlar and good quality rubble. Stone slate roof,
coped verges and saddlestones; square ashlar chimneys with moulded capping.
Symmetrical composition with Porch Cottage as an extension to left. Outer gables with
3 windows, centre with 3 more mullion and transom windows with drips on ground floor and
centre of 1st floor. Outer gables have on 1st floor glazing bar sashes in eared
architraves and 3-light mullioned windows with cornices in gables. Reminiscent of the
Talman work at Northwick Park. Doorway to right of centre, Tudor arched with imposts
and moulded spandrels, slender engaged Tuscan columns with entablatures, heavily
moulded cornice; half-glazed door. Sun dial over. Gabled end projections to rear.
Porch Cottage is a 2 storey extension with one range of 2-light mullion windows and
modernised gable and windows.
Listing NGR: SP1651235080
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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