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Black Horse Cottage, Painswick

Description: Black Horse Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 133463

OS Grid Reference: SO8673409668
OS Grid Coordinates: 386734, 209668
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7855, -2.1937

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 east side)
8/257 Black Horse Cottage
(formerly listed as
21.10.55 Police Station)

House in two units. (a) C18. Limestone, ashlar ground floor, tendered above,
rubble gable to left, stone slate roof. Two storeys, 2 windows: at ground floor
a 12-pane sash and, to the right, a blocked doorway. At first floor two 12-pane
sashes in exposed boxes. Brick stack to right gable, and eaves at back. (b)
Late C17 or early C18. Squared and coursed dressed limestone, stone slate
roof. Rectangular front block with gabled return facing the churchyard, and
deep back wing, to right. Two storeys and attic; ground floor has two 2-light
casements flanking central C20 glazed door in chamfered surround - these under
continuous moulded drip raised over the door and to stopped ends. At first
floor two 2-light casements, but that to right is blocked; these under contin-
uous moulded and stopped drip. Gable return, right has 2-light casements at
each of 3 levels. All the casements are recessed chamfered mullion and with
small-paned lights. At the ground floor the building is chamfered across at the
corners at the right end. Wing at back is in coursed squared stone, in two
storeys, with a 2-light wood casement with transom over a C20 glazed door.

Listing NGR: SO8673409668

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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