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Gyde Almshouses, Painswick

Description: Gyde Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 133296

OS Grid Reference: SO8665310338
OS Grid Coordinates: 386653, 210338
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7915, -2.1949

Location: Gloucester Road, Painswick, Gloucestershire GL6 6RD

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

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Listing Text

SO 8610/8710
(west side)
Nos 1 and 2 Gyde
Pair of almshouses in group of ten. 1913 by Sidney Barnsley under Will of Edwin
Gyde. Dressed squared limestone, concrete tile roof. Symmetrical two-gabled
front, corresponding rear gables with larger stacks, and lower rear wings form-
ing T-plan. 1½ storeys, each house 1 over 2-windowed, 2-light chamfered-mullion
casements, and small gable slits; windows leaded and under continuous string at
ground floor. Far left and right original plank doors and hinges in slightly
cambered deep-chamfered surrounds; at back late C20 flat roofed porches in
re-entrant angles and various one-light openings. One of five pairs in slightly
varied designs in the best Cotswold tradition. (Hyett, FIA, Glimpses of the
History of Painswick, 1928).

Listing NGR: SO8665310338

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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