Paddock House

Formerly known as: No.4 Paddock House PITT STREET. House. Now public school boarding house and adjoining music school, part of the King's School.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
547091
Names
Paddock House
Coordinates
51.8679310° N, 2.2450760° W
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Listed on
Grade II listed building
listed building (England)

Location Map

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Timeline

23 Jan 1952

Paddock House designated a Grade II listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Paddock House 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 Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing.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
1245689
Grade
II
Name
PADDOCK HOUSE
Location
PADDOCK HOUSE, PITT STREET
District
Gloucester
County
Gloucestershire
Grid Reference
SO 83221 18845

GLOUCESTER

SO8318NW PITT STREET 844-1/8/243 (North side) 23/01/52 Paddock House

GV II

Formerly known as: No.4 Paddock House PITT STREET. House. Now public school boarding house and adjoining music school, part of the King's School. c1810. Added east range mid to late C19. Brick with stone details, hipped slate roof, brick stacks. Double-depth block with full-height, bow-fronted wing at rear; adjoining the east side a long, lower range, now the music school. No.5 Pitt Street (qv) adjoining to left, is now part of school house. EXTERIOR: the main block two storeys, cellar and attic, but on the front the attic behind the third storey and parapet; the front of six bays with brick, offset plinth, and stone crowning cornice with close-set modillions and blocking course; on the ground floor in second bay to left the entrance doorway, with semicircular arched fanlight with radiating bars, and fielded six-panel door, the doorway recessed within opening framed by stone doorcase with panelled pilasters, panelled dosserets, and open pediment enclosing the top of arch; in other bays on the ground floor five sashes, and on the first floor six similar sashes with glazing bars (3x4 panes); on the third (attic) floor six short sashes with glazing bars (3x2 panes); all the sashes in openings with rubbed brick, flat-arched heads and projecting stone sills. At rear is bow-fronted end of wing of two storeys, with stone string courses at first level and below brick parapet; on each floor in the bow three tall sashes with glazing bars (3x5 panes) in openings with flat-arched heads of five raised-and-stepped stone voussoirs and projecting stone sills; set back to right of wing a hipped projection of two storeys, in its end wall on the first floor a pair of casements with glazing bars and on the attic floor a pair of small casements...

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Bibliography

  1. “PADDOCK HOUSE.” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1245689>