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The Royal Oak, Painswick

Description: The Royal Oak

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 133461

OS Grid Reference: SO8678209727
OS Grid Coordinates: 386782, 209727
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7860, -2.1930

Location: St Mary's Street, Painswick, Gloucestershire GL6 6QG

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

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Listing Text

SO 8609/8709 (part)
(south side)
8.274 The Royal Oak

Inn, formerly the Red Lion and the Royal Oaks; amalgamated 1891. C17, much
modified in C19 and C20. Coursed and squared limestone, stone slate roofs. A
long building set to curve in street; left, later half is eaves to street, but
right half has double coped gables, which are repeated on the far side.
Scattered fenestration; the left hall has a 4-pane sash, a 2-light casement and
a 4-pane fixed light; first floor has two 2-light chamfer-mullion casements, one
with stopped hood; between these a single light, then to right a 2-light wood
casement. Off-centre, left, a pair of 3-panel doors; floor level is well below
present paving level. The double gabled unit, right, was formerly a separate
inn, has 2-light chamfer mullion casement above a loading door about 2 m above
the pavement, with plank door - this is assumed to have been formerly a window.
At eaves to left a stack, and two small stacks at ridge, right. The far side of
the building has a small paved courtyard adjacent to Loveday's Garden (q.v.) and
to left the double-gabled unit has 2 or 3-light stone mullioned casements.

Listing NGR: SO8678209727

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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