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Little Fleece

A Grade II Listed Building in Painswick, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7867 / 51°47'12"N

Longitude: -2.1931 / 2°11'35"W

OS Eastings: 386775

OS Northings: 209798

OS Grid: SO867097

Mapcode National: GBR 1M0.Y26

Mapcode Global: VH94R.XCY5

Entry Name: Little Fleece

Listing Date: 21 October 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151952

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133211

Location: Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Painswick

Built-Up Area: Painswick

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Painswick St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

PAINSWICK BISLEY STREET (east side)
SO 8609/8709 (part of)
8/35 Little Fleece
21.10.55
GV II
House in row. c16 or C17; restored 1942 by Sir George Oatley. Cut squared
limestone, stone slate roof. Set gable-end to the street, with entrance to left
in fabric of adjoining property (Old Fleece, qv); C19 back wing. Two storeys,
attic and cellar, 3 windows. At ground floor and first floor three 2-light
set-back chamfer mullion casements, and in gable a 3-light similar, all set to
individual stopped drips; low right, set in the plinth, a 2-light wood casement
with bars to basement. Also, far right a small single light stair window
opposite the gable stack. Left, beyond the principal roof-line, a C20 flush
panelled door, in a bolection mould surround and under a stopped drip: this
gives to a cross passage which has a 4-centred opening at the far end. The
central ground floor window seemed to replace a one-time door. Coped gable to
street and right, with large stack. The back wall includes a 2-light casement
with a central double mullion, also, left a wide chamfered square opening.
Interior has stone vaulted cellar (not inspected); right end of ground floor has
very wide inglenook firs with extremely flat 4-centre arch hollow chamfer lintel
set to solid stone cheeks, above is a smaller hollow chamfered square opening
fire, and a further stone cheeked fireplace to wood bressummer. There are
various chamfer-stopped beams. Roof structure appears to be Oakley's work, and
the staircase is of C20. The ground floor used as a shop by the National Trust.


Listing NGR: SO8677509798

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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