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A Grade II Listed Building in Painswick, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7862 / 51°47'10"N

Longitude: -2.1929 / 2°11'34"W

OS Eastings: 386790

OS Northings: 209741

OS Grid: SO867097

Mapcode National: GBR 1M0.Y4Z

Mapcode Global: VH94R.YC2K

Entry Name: Selsdon

Listing Date: 21 October 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340472

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133220

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

SO 8609/8709 (part of)
8/44 Selsdon
House, left half of pair. Early C18. Limestone ashlar front, squared and
coursed gable; concrete tile roof. A lofty narrow-frontage 2-bay house in 3
storeys and attic, 12-pane sashes in moulded architraves, eared at ground and
first floors, and with triple projecting keystones through pulvinated frieze to
moulded closed pediments; all cills set to small consoles. Right is 4-panel
fielded door incorporating a 5-pane overlight in architrave and frieze with
pediment as to the windows. Rusticated pilaster strip each side, full height,
to rich moulded eaves cornice. Two-light C20 dormer; back wall includes 2-light
chamfer-mullion casement. Gable stack left; 4 varied small openings low in this
gable. A compact, unusually rich front, possibly built for the BRYAN family,
stonemasons responsible for some of the churchyard memorials. (VCH, Glos XI.)

Listing NGR: SO8679009741

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