137, HIGH STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1052263
Date first listed:
04-Mar-1952
Statutory Address:
137, HIGH STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of 137, HIGH STREET
© Crown Copyright and database right 2019. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2019. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1052263 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 16-Oct-2019 at 14:01:05.

Location

Statutory Address:
137, HIGH STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Gloucestershire
District:
Tewkesbury (District Authority)
Parish:
Tewkesbury
National Grid Reference:
SO 89307 32780

Details

TEWKESBURY

SO8932 HIGH STREET 859-1/6/263 (East side) 04/03/52 No.137

GV II*

House in row, with shop. Early C18 front on C15 fabric; C17 joinery; altered and reroofed in mid C19. Flemish bond brickwork, square panel timber-framing to rear, tile roof, brick stacks. PLAN: 2-room right-angle plan with narrower rear 2-bay C15 range. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 2-windowed. Plain sashes with brick voussoirs and central decorative keystones with cornice, stone cills. C19 pilaster shop front with central recessed door under a deep fascia with moulded cornice and scrolled ends. Stone modillion cornice, rebuilt blocking course with concrete coping, returned at the ends. The party wall to the alley to the left (under No.136 (qv)) is in square panel framing, on a heavy plate and stone plinth course. This wall contains 2 doorways, one blocked, and one in a moulded architrave. The back of the main range has a wide gable, with some framing and C20 brickwork, and a decayed 16-pane sash, then a 2-storey wing in heavy square framing, with a gable stack, and a further framed wing in 2 storeys with attic and tiled roof. INTERIOR: details of the rear wing include a chamfered arch-braced truss with moulded centre, corner jowl posts and wind-braces, ceiled above the collar; the front range has a right-hand stair from the ground floor, first-floor has C17 scratch-moulded 9-panel cupboard with inscribed lozenges and flowers to the panels beneath a roll-moulded cornice in the rear room, C17 panelled door to an attic winder stair; the ground-floor rear room contains more C17 cupboard doors, and a good carved Jacobean overmantel with terms.

Listing NGR: SO8930732780

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
376845
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 18 Jun 2002
Reference: IOE01/07144/07
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John Brookes. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].