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Gyde Almshouses, Painswick

Description: Gyde Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 133300

OS Grid Reference: SO8672010251
OS Grid Coordinates: 386720, 210251
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7908, -2.1939

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 9 and 10, Gyde
Pair of almshouses in group of 10. 1913 by Sidney Barnsley, under the Will of
Edwin Gyde. Dressed squared limestone, concrete tile roof. Unlike others in
group, has only one front-facing gable, to left, and is stopped across slope,
but roof ridge continuous. l½ storeys, 2 over 3-light chamfered mullion
casement, with stopped hood at ground floor to No 9, and 3-light similar to No
10, with C20 2-light dormer window over. Original plank doors left and right in
deep chamfered surrounds, also further gable end door to No 9, flanked by a
2-light and 1-light casement, and under a 2-light casement. Two ridge stacks.
Small openings in twin-gabled Gyde Road front. One of five pairs in slightly
varied designs in the best Cotswold tradition. (Hyett, F A, Glimpses of the
History of Painswick, 1928).

Listing NGR: SO8672010251

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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