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Dry Knapps House, Painswick

Description: Dry Knapps House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 133249

OS Grid Reference: SO8652609653
OS Grid Coordinates: 386526, 209653
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7854, -2.1967

Location: Edge Road, Painswick, Gloucestershire GL6 6UW

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

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Listing Text

SO 8609/8709
(off south side)
8/70 Dry Knapps House
(formerly listed as Dry
21.10.55 Knapp cottage)
Detached house. Early C17. Limestone ashlar front, coursed and squared stone
elsewhere, stone slate roof to coped gables left and back; gable stacks to
moulded cappings. L-plan, with large wing back right, large external gable
stack to left. Two storeys and attic, 3 windows; at ground and first floors
ovolo-mould 2-light with transom, grouped under continuous stopped hoodmould at
each level; central C20 door and porch. Return left has 1-light over 2-light
casements. To roof are 3 C19 gabled 2-light casement dormers. Interior
modified, retains heavy A-frame roof with short standards tied to feet of
principals; large room left of entry, blocked early fireplace to right. An
interesting structure, set back and partly concealed by later buildings.

Listing NGR: SO8652609648

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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