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The Dower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bitton, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.4217 / 51°25'18"N

Longitude: -2.4586 / 2°27'31"W

OS Eastings: 368206

OS Northings: 169286

OS Grid: ST682692

Mapcode National: GBR JX.PN86

Mapcode Global: VH88X.BJLH

Entry Name: The Dower House

Listing Date: 15 July 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1319786

English Heritage Legacy ID: 28560

Location: Bitton, South Gloucestershire, BS30

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Bitton

Built-Up Area: Bitton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Warmley Syston and Bitton

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

(east side)
ST 6869 15/3A The Dower House
C16 origins, C17 and C19 alterations. Built of coursed rubble with quoins.
Pantile roof. One and a half storeys. Three dormer gables to front. Three
windows, C19 stone mullioned casements. Original dripmoulds to attic windows.
Continuous weathered string to ground floor windows and flush relieving arches
(a late C17 feature). Left hand return has 2 dormer gables, an extension with
doorway and similar window treatment.
Interior: Early C18 stair at rear (imported from another building and remodelled)
with carved cut string and turned balusters, 2 pertread, wide handrail; patched
up panelling below. First floor ceilings made from the panelled pew ends removed
from the parish church.

Listing NGR: ST6820669286

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

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