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Latitude: 51.7909 / 51°47'27"N
Longitude: -2.1941 / 2°11'38"W
OS Eastings: 386709
OS Northings: 210272
OS Grid: SO867102
Mapcode National: GBR 1M0.Q2Q
Mapcode Global: VH94R.X7FW
Entry Name: 7 and 8 Gyde Almshouses
Listing Date: 24 August 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1304794
English Heritage Legacy ID: 133299
Location: Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6
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
PAINSWICK GYDE ROAD
Nos 7 and 8, Gyde
Pair of almshouses in group of ten. 1913 by Sidney Barnsley, under Will of
Edwin Gyde. Dressed squared limestone, concrete tile roof. L-plan, each house
with front-facing full-height gable, No 8 with original slightly lower extension
to right, twin gables at back, to Gyde Road. l½ storeys, 2-light chamfer-
mullion casements, but one 3-light at ground floor to No 7, and to stopped.
Dips at ground floor; a little leading remains. Good original plank doors, far
left to No 7 and in internal angle to No 8 in slightly cambered deep-chamfered
surrounds; further door in late C20 gable porch to right gable No 8. At back of
No 7 a large external stack with offsets; two ridge stacks to return block. At
back, at road face; various small single light casements. One of five pairs in
slightly varied designs, in the best Cotswold tradition. (Hyett, F A, Glimpses
of the History of Painswick, 1928).
Listing NGR: SO8670910272
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