THE FIERY BEACON

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1152605
Date first listed:
24-Aug-1990
Statutory Address:
THE FIERY BEACON, NEW STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE FIERY BEACON, NEW STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Gloucestershire
District:
Stroud (District Authority)
Parish:
Painswick
National Grid Reference:
SO 86637 09737

Details

PAINSWICK NEW STREET SO 8609-8709 (north west side)

8/162 The Fiery Beacon GV II House in row, with art gallery. Mid Cl9 front, but C18 work behind. Limestone ashlar, slate roof. At narrow frontage set gable to street, in a Tudor Gothic front to an earlier body: steep gable drops to short haunches. One window width in 4 storeys; to ground and first floors a wide, square bay with battlements, central recessed glazed door in 4-centred opening flanked by single pointed lights all to square head, with small buttresses in 2 offsets at corners, above this a 4-light stone mullioned casement, pointed heads under square opening to moulding below battlements, and single light returns. At second floor a 2-light, and in gable single light Tudor windows set to stopped hood moulds. At the back of the building a bull's-eye opening above a 12-pane C18 sash. To the right a large square stack. A very attractive little composition acting as a foil to the grand Beacon House (qv) adjoining.

Listing NGR: SO8663509735

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
133347
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 13 Feb 2001
Reference: IOE01/02968/10
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Jack Farley. Source Historic England Archive
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