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Selsdon, Painswick

Description: Selsdon

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 133220

OS Grid Reference: SO8679209738
OS Grid Coordinates: 386792, 209738
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7861, -2.1929

Location: St Mary's Street, Painswick, Gloucestershire GL6 6QQ

Locality: Painswick
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 6QQ

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Listing Text

SO 8609/8709 (part of)
8/44 Selsdon
House, left half of pair. Early C18. Limestone ashlar front, squared and
coursed gable; concrete tile roof. A lofty narrow-frontage 2-bay house in 3
storeys and attic, 12-pane sashes in moulded architraves, eared at ground and
first floors, and with triple projecting keystones through pulvinated frieze to
moulded closed pediments; all cills set to small consoles. Right is 4-panel
fielded door incorporating a 5-pane overlight in architrave and frieze with
pediment as to the windows. Rusticated pilaster strip each side, full height,
to rich moulded eaves cornice. Two-light C20 dormer; back wall includes 2-light
chamfer-mullion casement. Gable stack left; 4 varied small openings low in this
gable. A compact, unusually rich front, possibly built for the BRYAN family,
stonemasons responsible for some of the churchyard memorials. (VCH, Glos XI.)

Listing NGR: SO8679209738

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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