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Washbrook Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Painswick, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7839 / 51°47'2"N

Longitude: -2.2086 / 2°12'31"W

OS Eastings: 385703

OS Northings: 209495

OS Grid: SO857094

Mapcode National: GBR 1M6.0FS

Mapcode Global: VH94R.NFR8

Entry Name: Washbrook Farm

Listing Date: 24 August 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152396

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133302

Location: Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Painswick

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Edge St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 80 NE
Washbrook Farm
- II
Former mill and mill house, now farmhouse. late C17 or early C18 and mid C19,
possibly with some earlier fabric. Squared and coursed limestone, concrete
tile. A four storey mill building at lower level, and 3-storey narrow mill
house set slightly higher. Downstream front has, left, mainly plain mill house,
with are C20 casement and C20 glazed door to half-basement then 1 + 3 bay mill
with 2 or 3-light recessed chamfer stone-mullioned windows with iron casements,
with stopped hoods at lower ground, ground and first floor, and two 2-light,
without hoods, immediately below eaves; a long C20 dormer with 3 steel casements
extreme right. Centrally a C20 door in chamfered surround, slightly cambered
head to very deep plain stone lintel and hood. Gable, left, has too deep 12-
pane sashes to right, and a C20 casement set to former door opening, left.
Upstream side is 2-storey with basement to mill; the ground level has been
raised by building up both, where centrally there is a blocked and half concealed
door opening with C16 moulded surround and a richly carved lintel including
coat of arms, all under a dropped hood and a bulls-eye plaque in rectangular
setting: to the left of this, up C20 stop with landing a C20 bolection mould
door surround with carved lintel bearing date 1691 and initial HWA. Low right
is half-buried 2-light casement; at main level is a 3-light C20 mullioned casement
a 2-light chamfered mullion at eaves, above blocked door, and a 3-light
with hood over a blocked half-buried similar. At mid-height in C19 extension a
12-pane sash. A stone stack at junction between units. Interior: substantially
modified, many floor changes, no old stair seen. Roof not inspected. A
puzzling building needing more investigation.

Listing NGR: SO8570309495

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

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