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The Country Elephant, Painswick

Description: The Country Elephant

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 133344

OS Grid Reference: SO8667609777
OS Grid Coordinates: 386676, 209777
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7865, -2.1946

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

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

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Listing Text

SO 8609-8709 (part) (north west side)

8/15955 The Country Elephant
(formerly listed as
Madison House)
Indicated on SO 8609 as Gate House. House with restaurant. Late C18.
Limestone ashlar, concrete tile roof. Broad block with long wing back, right
with part hipped roof. Two storeys and attic, 3-windowed: ground floor two
15-pane sashes and first floor three 12-pane sashes, all with plat-band
surrounds with keystone and square section cills, and two 2-light horizontal
sashes with bars to roof. Central 6-panel door in wide simply moulded surround,
replacing former Corinthian portico. Low, right is 2-light opening to basement.

Listing NGR: SO8667909776

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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