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Down Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Painswick, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7706 / 51°46'14"N

Longitude: -2.1739 / 2°10'25"W

OS Eastings: 388099

OS Northings: 208003

OS Grid: SO880080

Mapcode National: GBR 1M7.WS6

Mapcode Global: VH94S.8RMJ

Plus Code: 9C3VQRCG+6F

Entry Name: Down Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 October 1955

Last Amended: 20 August 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340232

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133495

Location: Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Painswick

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Miserden St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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In the entry for:-

SO 80 NE
5/384 Steanbridge Farmhouse

The entry shall be amended to read:-


5/384 Down Farmhouse


SO 80 NE
5/384 Steanbridge Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Circa late C18. Limestone ashlar front, coursed
limestone at sides and rear. Stone tile 2-span roof with gable end
and parapets. Ashlar gable end stacks with moulded cornices and
square yellow clay pots. Square double depth plan. Palladian style
2-storeys and attic. Symmetrical 1:3:1 bay south front, the centre
breaks forward with small pediment containing large oculus 12-pane
sashes, all replacements except for 2 on ground floor left. Central
doorway with small later parts and glazed doors. 3-window left-hand
(west) return, some blind, 12 and 6-pane sashes, those on right
original. Symmetrical 3-bay rear elevation with 2 and 3-light stone
mullion windows and central panelled door, partly glazed.
Interior: The front doorway originally gave into an entrance passage
but now leads directly into the large parlour on left (derivative)
of a hall with a very large fireplace, its chimneypiece having been
removed, and unchamfered ceiling beams front right hand, small
parlours, not inspected. Stairwell behind small parlour has dog-leg
stairs with stick balusters and moulded handrail ramped up to column
newels. To rear right the drawing is now the dining room and to rear
left the kitchen has a fireplace with a kowtel-moulded stone
chimneypiece with a baystone. First floor and attics not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO8809908003

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