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Rock Mill House, Painswick

Description: Rock Mill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 133565

OS Grid Reference: SO8481606792
OS Grid Coordinates: 384816, 206792
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7596, -2.2214

Location: Painswick Road, Whiteshill, Gloucestershire GL6 6LF

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

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:-

50 80 NW
(east side)
4/52 Rock Mill House
- II
House. Dated 1681. Coursed and dressed limestone with ashlar dressings; gabled
stone slate roof; ashlar end stacks, with diagonally - set flues. 3-unit central-
staircase plan with service wings to rear. 2 storeys and attic with full-height
gabled dormers to outer bays; symetrical 3-window range. Stone lintels over early
19th century six-panelled (2 dazed) door and 6/6 pane sashes; label moulds over
2-light chamfered stone-mullioned window above door and similar hollow chamfered
dormer windows; 2-light chamfered stone-mullioned window. Interior: jewel-stopped
beams and chamfered joists; late 17th century fireplace with moulded stone architrave
in ground-floor room to right. Early 19th century panelled doors and shutters
and early 19th century dog-leg staircase with stick balusters and fret-cut brackets.
Panel over doorway to rear of hall has date 1681 and initials EG in decorative
carved surround; initials stand for Edward Gardner, for whom the house was built.
Partial inspection only.

Listing NGR: SO8481606792

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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