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Gyde Almshouses, Painswick

Description: Gyde Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 133298

OS Grid Reference: SO8669510295
OS Grid Coordinates: 386695, 210295
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7912, -2.1943

Location: Gyde 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 5 and 6, Gyde
Pair of almshouses in group of ten. 1913 by Sidney Barnsley, under the Will of
Edwin Gyde. Dressed squared limestone, concrete tile roof. Symmetrical two-
gabled front and back, l½ storeys, 2 over 3-light chamfered-mullion casements to
each house, at ground floor under continuous stopped drip. left and right
original plank doors in slightly cambered deep chamfered surrounds, at each
gable end a further door in late C20 gabled porches with small flanking original
lights, and under a 2-light casement; to back, road side, various small single
lights. Central ridge stack and rear gable stacks. One of five pairs in
slightly varied designs, in the best Cotswold tradition. (Hyett, F A, Glimpses
in the History of Painswick, 1928).

Listing NGR: SO8669510295

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Source: English Heritage

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