List entry

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: HOSPITAL OF ST JOHN

List entry Number: 1280130

Location

HOSPITAL OF ST JOHN, SPITALGATE LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
GloucestershireCotswoldDistrict AuthorityCirencester

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 14-Jun-1948

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 365434

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

CIRENCESTER

SP0202 SPITALGATE LANE 578-1/4/297 (North West side) 14/06/48 Hospital of St John

GV I

Surviving portion of arcade of hall of Hospital of St John. Founded by Henry II in 1133; existing building late C12 with later alterations, much restored C20. Coursed limestone rubble with limestone dressings; stone slate roof. 4-bay Transitional arcade with 4 broad pointed double-chamfered arches to front and rear on squat columns with scalloped capitals, chamfered bases possibly C20 reconstructions. Rafter roof probably C19 with later repairs; inside wall to right has 2 small blocked round-headed doorways, rectangular opening above, now blind, has chamfered reveal in dressed stone and relieving arch over. Cottage formerly built into bay to right now removed. (The Buildings of England: Verey D: Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds: London: 1970-: P.179; Welsford J: Cirencester: A History and Guide: Gloucester: 1987-: PP.37-8).

Listing NGR: SP0214902367

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Welsford, J - Title: Cirencester a History and Guide - Date: 1987 - Page References: 37-8
  2. Book  Reference - Author: Verey, D - Title: The Buildings of England: Gloucestershire 1 The Cotswolds - Date: 1970 - Page References: 179

National Grid Reference: SP 02150 02365

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