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Description: Classical Seat Circa 150 Metres North West of the Stables
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 133445
OS Grid Reference: SO8629710642
OS Grid Coordinates: 386297, 210642
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7943, -2.2001
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PAINSWICK PAINSWICK HOUSE
6/258 Classical seat, c.150 m
north-west of The Stables
Garden pavilion. c.1750, possibly by Thomas Robins. Limestone ashlar, slate
roof. An open bower with two banded Doric columns carrying pediment, and banded
responds to the back wall of ashlar, render to the front. The frieze, centre of
of pediment and column bands are vermiculated. The whole set to a stone stylo-
bate. One of a group of garden buildings in an important surviving rococo
ensemble, facing across a theatre-like valley towards the House (q.v.) and
(Mowl, T and White, R; Thomas Robins at Painswick, Jnl of Garden History, Vol 4,
Listing NGR: SO8629710642
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Source: English Heritage
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