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The Watch House, Painswick

Description: The Watch House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 133342

OS Grid Reference: SO8669709794
OS Grid Coordinates: 386697, 209794
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7866, -2.1942

Location: 3 New Street, Painswick, Gloucestershire GL6 6XH

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

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Listing Text

SO 8609-8709 (part)
(north west side)
The Watch House
House. Early C19. Limestone ashlar, roof not visible. A narrow frontage which
projects forward from adjoining Nutgrove House (qv), thus providing a view down
New Street, and hence probably the name. Three storeys, one-windowed to front
and to short return face; plinth, all band, cyma cornice and parapet blocking.
To front a 2-light casement over 4-pane sash over a C20 casement and door;
return face has two blank window recesses over a 4-pane sash. Fenestration much
modified, but important street element, now included primarily for its group

Listing NGR: SO8669709794

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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