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1 and 2 Gyde Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Painswick, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7916 / 51°47'29"N

Longitude: -2.1948 / 2°11'41"W

OS Eastings: 386658

OS Northings: 210342

OS Grid: SO866103

Mapcode National: GBR 1M0.PWQ

Mapcode Global: VH94R.X71F

Entry Name: 1 and 2 Gyde Almshouses

Listing Date: 24 August 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340524

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133296

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 8610/8710
(west side)
Nos 1 and 2 Gyde
Pair of almshouses in group of ten. 1913 by Sidney Barnsley under Will of Edwin
Gyde. Dressed squared limestone, concrete tile roof. Symmetrical two-gabled
front, corresponding rear gables with larger stacks, and lower rear wings forming
T-plan. 1½ storeys, each house 1 over 2-windowed, 2-light chamfered-mullion
casements, and small gable slits; windows leaded and under continuous string at
ground floor. Far left and right original plank doors and hinges in slightly
cambered deep-chamfered surrounds; at back late C20 flat roofed porches in
re-entrant angles and various one-light openings. One of five pairs in slightly
varied designs in the best Cotswold tradition. (Hyett, FIA, Glimpses of the
History of Painswick, 1928).

Listing NGR: SO8665810342

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