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Knapp House

A Grade II Listed Building in Painswick, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7582 / 51°45'29"N

Longitude: -2.1841 / 2°11'2"W

OS Eastings: 387389

OS Northings: 206631

OS Grid: SO873066

Mapcode National: GBR 1MF.LNJ

Mapcode Global: VH94Z.326G

Entry Name: Knapp House

Listing Date: 21 October 1955

Last Amended: 24 September 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152569

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133338

Location: Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Painswick

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Stroud St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

In the entry for:-
PAINSWICK KNAPP LANE, Swifts Hill
SO 80 NE (south side)

5/153 Knapp House

GV II

The entry shall be amended to read:-

SO 80 NE PAINSWICK KNAPP LANE, swifts Hill
(south side)
Knapp House
(Formerly listed as The
21.10.55 Knapp)

GV II

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PAINSWICK KNAPP LANE, Swifts Hill
SO 80 NE (south side)

5/153 Knapp House

GV II

Large detached house. Late C16 or C17. Coursed limestone rubble, stone slate
roof. Original building an L-plan with return to road side, this has two coped
cross-gables; behind and to right a coped gabled parallel range for part width,
and adjoining the road a second similar but loftier unit with roof swept down to
lean-to. Front to valley is 2½ storeys, 3-windows, 2 to 3-light hollow chamfer
stone mullioned casements to stopped hoods, C20 plank door and to right of this
a 4-light casement. To road is gable beyond hipped return of main block; 2,
over 3, over 3-light. At back the range ot left is 2 storeys, 2-windowed,
3-light casements, and the main block is fenestrated as the front; gables at far
end, away from road have single or 2-light casements. The wing by the road has,
towards the inner courtyard a 2-light to gable over 3-light at ground and first
floors, and two singles in the swept extension plus plank door under chamfered
square headed opening to deep lintel. Most windows have arched heads to the
lights and leading, and carved sink triangular spandrel detail. One gable and 3
ridge stacks. The interior not inspected, but substantially modified.


Listing NGR: SO8738906631

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