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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1303650



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

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Dumbleton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Dec-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 135163

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SP 03 NW 2/67


Nos 1-4 (The Palaces)

GV II Row of 4 estate cottages. Built c1905. Coursed squared and finely dressed limestone; stone slate roof; red brick stacks on ashlar plinths. 'H'-shaped plan. l½ storeys. Four-windowed entrance front with hipped gables projecting forwards to right and left. Five-light stone-mullioned canted bays to the ground floor of each gable; 3-light stone-mullioned segmental-headed stone-built dormer above each bay. Two 4-light stone-mullioned casements with hoods to the ground floor between the gables; 3-light stone-mullioned dormers above. Pair of plank doors with fillets and strap hinges at centre within moulded segmental-headed surrounds; hipped hood on heavy wooden brackets over both doors. Single similar doors and hoods to each return; 2-light stone-mullioned dormer above each door. Fenestration of rear elevation matches that at front. All windows with leaded panes. Axial stacks with composite star-shaped C16 style shafts. Hipped gables. Flat coping and kneelers to dormers. One of a set of good Arts and Crafts buildings on the estate. The origin of the name 'The Palaces' derives from a comment by Mrs. Eyres that 'she did not know she was building palaces for her tenants'.

Listing NGR: SP0162136211

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National Grid Reference: SP0162136211


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