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Number 2 and Attached Wall and Area Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8917 / 51°53'30"N

Longitude: -2.0789 / 2°4'43"W

OS Eastings: 394668

OS Northings: 221468

OS Grid: SO946214

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.97H

Mapcode Global: VH947.XQB5

Entry Name: Number 2 and Attached Wall and Area Railings

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103873

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475014

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: College

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Leckhampton St Philip and St James

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9421NE MONTPELLIER GROVE
630-1/23/530 (West side)
05/05/72 No.2
and attached wall and area railings
(Formerly Listed as:
SUFFOLK ROAD
(North side)
No.1)
(Formerly Listed as:
MONTPELLIER GROVE
Nos.2, 3 AND 4)

GV II

Includes: No.1 SUFFOLK ROAD.
Pair of semi-detached villas, attached wall to right and area
railings. c1830-40. Stucco over brick with ashlar porch;
concealed roof; iron area railings.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 6 first-floor windows. Stucco detailing
includes first-floor band surmounted by full-height Doric
pilasters to ends, centre and outer windows, surmounted by
continuous frieze and cornice. Ground floor at right has
horizontal rustication. 6/6 sashes throughout, taller to
ground floor, all in plain reveals and with sills. Basement
has 6/6 and 8/8 sashes. Entrances in porches set in return
elevation: that to right: flight of roll-edged steps to
4-panel door with fanlight with radial glazing bars to head;
further entrance to left return: 3 steps to 4-panel door in
projecting porch with lattice frieze and fanlight with radial
glazing bars and tooled arch with keystone in pilastered
surround with entablature. Otherwise left return has 3
first-floor windows, irregularly spaced; full-height pilasters
to ends and to first floor over porch; 6/6 sash over porch,
3/3 sash at left and round-arched staircase window; blind
openings at right.
INTERIOR: noted as retaining original joinery and plasterwork
including panelled shutters to windows, panelled doors,
moulded cornices, and fireplaces.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: area railings have scrolled lozenge
motif. Wall at right has round-arched opening and copings.
Wall abuts Nos 3 and 4 Montpellier Grove (qv).


Listing NGR: SO9466521462

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