Number 4 and Attached Area Railings

House, now offices. Early C18, late C19 and C20 alterations. Red brick with stone and timber details, slate roof hipped at south end, gabled dormers.

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Go Historic ID
571361
Names
Number 4 and Attached Area Railings
Coordinates
51.8668180° N, 2.2474430° W
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Listed on
Grade II listed building
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Timeline

23 Jan 1952

Number 4 and Attached Area Railings designated a Grade II listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Number 4 and Attached Area Railings is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1271596
Grade
II
Name
NUMBER 4 AND ATTACHED AREA RAILINGS
Location
NUMBER 4 AND ATTACHED AREA RAILINGS, 4, COLLEGE GREEN
District
Gloucester
County
Gloucestershire
Grid Reference
SO 83058 18722

GLOUCESTER

SO8318NW COLLEGE GREEN 844-1/8/69 (South side) 23/01/52 No.4 and attached area railings

GV II

House, now offices. Early C18, late C19 and C20 alterations. Red brick with stone and timber details, slate roof hipped at south end, gabled dormers. A long, double-depth range with short wings at rear to either end enclosing a small yard. EXTERIOR: two storeys, attic and basement; the front of seven bays including the bay at the right hand (west) end added 1900 in carefully matched construction following the demolition of the former No.5 College Green; the offset to the basement walls rises to form the ground floor plinth; crowning modillion cornice. On the ground floor a central doorway with three stone steps to the threshold, and Roman Doric doorcase with flanking pilasters, entablature with a patera in the central metope of the frieze, and pediment; six panel door, the upper four panels fielded; to either side sashes in flush frames with glazing bars (3x4 panes); on the first floor seven sashes (3x4 panes), the four sashes to the left with thicker glazing bars; all the sashes of similar size in openings with rubbed brick flat arches set with raised projecting key stones. The openings for the basement windows have segmental arched heads. Between the first and second bays from the right a cast-iron rainwater pipe with a C18 moulded lead rainwater head. West elevation to late C19 extension at end of range has a large sash with sidelight sashes on the ground floor, and a single sash on the first floor; the wing to right with a single sash on each floor may be earlier in date; all with glazing bars in openings similar to front...

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Bibliography

  1. “NUMBER 4 AND ATTACHED AREA RAILINGS.” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1271596>