SU2199 : Sherborne House, Sherborne Street, Lechlade

taken 6 years ago, near to Lechlade on Thames, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Sherborne House, Sherborne Street, Lechlade
Sherborne House, Sherborne Street, Lechlade
A Grade II Listed early 18th century detached Cotswold stone town house, with a square range and a small coursed rubble and brick wing to the right. LinkExternal link The house has a hipped stone slate roof with three large, stepped external stone stacks, each with paired, diagonally-set ashlar flues with moulded cornices. There are five sash windows in moulded stone architraves on the first floor and four similar on the ground floor with a continuous drip-mould. The central large stone door-case contains double doors in a wide moulded stone architrave, with a large moulded pediment over the top with a small oval window in the tympanum.

In the corner of the front garden is a Grade II Listed brick gazebo. LinkExternal link Built in the early to mid-18th century of brick on a rubble base with dressed stone quoins and window surrounds, it has a swept pyramidal stone slate roof with a moulded wood eaves cornice and a stone ball finial. There are sash windows to the north and east, and a door to the west.

The gatepiers are listed with the former stable and coach house, which is outside the picture to the right. LinkExternal link Each consists of a single large stone about 3 metres high with stone ball finial.
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Date Taken
Friday, 15 February, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 20 February, 2013
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Housing, Dwellings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 2130 9970 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:41.7389N 1:41.5936W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 2133 9969
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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