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Description: Horsepools House and North Horsepools
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 133203
OS Grid Reference: SO8475910141
OS Grid Coordinates: 384759, 210141
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7897, -2.2224
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PAINSWICK B4072 (east side)
SO 81 SW
Horsepools House and
Detached house, now in two occupations, one of a pair. Mid to late c19. Lime-
stone ashlar, beaver-tail tile roof to coped gables. Long rectangular plan with
gable to right slightly stepped forward, and additions back left; two storeys
and attic, 4+1 windows. At ground floor is 12-pane sash, then contemporary
porch with arched opening and coped gable with beaver-tail tiles and C19 door,
two 12-pane sashes, and a canted bay with plate glass sashes and hipped tiled
roof; at first floor are three 12-pane sashes with glazing bars, and in the
right gable a small glazed slit. Gable return, left has 2 sashes without bars,
a later porch, now blocked with a 12-pane sash; beyond this a further porch and
a 16-pane sash. Three ashlar stacks, to left gable, at wing junction and right
end, cill to skirts and with moulded cappings. Interior not inspected. One of
a pair of rather grand houses with Little Horsepools (qv), little altered in the
view from the road.
Listing NGR: SO8475910141
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Source: English Heritage
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