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Latitude: 51.7919 / 51°47'30"N
Longitude: -2.2016 / 2°12'5"W
OS Eastings: 386190
OS Northings: 210382
OS Grid: SO861103
Mapcode National: GBR 1M0.N5N
Mapcode Global: VH94R.S7G4
Entry Name: Gothic Seat Circa 150 Metres South West of Painswick House
Listing Date: 24 August 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1153492
English Heritage Legacy ID: 133449
Location: Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6
Civil Parish: Painswick
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Painswick St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
PAINSWICK PAINSWICK HOUSE
6/262 Gothic seat, c.150 m
south west of Painswick
Garden element. c.1750, possibly by Thomas Robins. Large limestone ashlar
block front, rubble back wall, stone slate roof. A 3-bay open loggia with
pointed arches separated by clustered slender colonnettes, the central opening
wider, and with crenellations above a string course, raised in the centre
section. At the back are two raking buttresses. The interior has a rectangular
coved plaster vault; both this and the hipped roof in poor condition at time of
Survey (March 1986). One of a group of garden buildings in an important
surviving rococo ensemble, at the bottom end of a long north-south vista.
(Mowel, T and White, R; Thomas Robins at Painswick, Jnl of Garden History, Vol 4
Listing NGR: SO8619010382
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