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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.

Name: TENT ROOM AND ATTACHED ACCOMODATION BLOCK, SEZINCOTE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1089539

Location

TENT ROOM AND ATTACHED ACCOMODATION BLOCK, SEZINCOTE HOUSE

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

County District District Type Parish
GloucestershireCotswoldDistrict AuthoritySezincote

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 11-Jan-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 128748

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History

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Details

SEZINCOTE SEZINCOTE PARK SP 13 SE 4/110 Tent Room and attached accommodation block, Sezincote House GV I Detached accommodation block, now flats with 'tent room', attached far right. Tent room 1800 -1805. Flats mid C19. Ashlar limestone, slate roof. Rectangular plan breaking forward at centre, octagonal tent room far right. Engaged octagonal columns at corners of central projection extended up above roof level. Main body 2 storeys stepped down on right with single storey 'tent room' attached far right. Irregular fenestration. Windows to first floor of main body mostly 8-pane sashes flanked by tall 4- pane sashes with curved hoods supported by paired octagonal columns standing on semi-circular bases, over central windows. Glazed double doors to balcony right. Tent room breaks forward far right. Engaged octagonal columns at corners extended up above roof level. Central glazed entrance with pointed and cusped light with radiating glazing bars at top of cast-iron open work steps up to entrance with models of Brahmin bulls at base. Cast iron grill in front of doors. Octagonal pyramidal roof with central open-sided octagonal minaret with stone dome and pointed finial. Hipped roof to main body with 2 axial stacks and right gable end stack. Tent room, originally Sir Charles Cockerell's bedroom, was formerly linked to the house via a curved passage fronted by iron trellis work. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP1713931089

Selected Sources

Other
Part 16 Gloucestershire,

National Grid Reference: SP 17139 31089

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