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Queens House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8902 / 51°53'24"N

Longitude: -2.0711 / 2°4'15"W

OS Eastings: 395204

OS Northings: 221297

OS Grid: SO952212

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.K5V

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.1RYB

Plus Code: 9C3VVWRH+3H

Entry Name: Queens House

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104255

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474570

Location: College, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53

County: Gloucestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: College

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham St Luke and St John

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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630-1/24/290 (East side)
14/12/83 No.5
Queen's House
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)


Villa now school boarding house. 1850-60. Stucco over brick
with hipped slate roof with right end stucco stack and iron
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with basement and 2-lower-storey entrance
bay set back slightly to left; 1:4 first-floor windows. Stucco
detailing: ground floor has horizontal rustication throughout
and quoins to main range; cornice over, with modillions above
entrance; frieze, continuous moulded first-floor sill band;
frieze above first floor and modillion eaves, with cornice and
blocking course to porch. Windows have tooled architraves to
ground and first floors, with ears and keystones to ground
floor and cornices on acanthus brackets to first floor;
entrance bay: entrance has tooled round arch with vermiculated
keystone on imposts and round-arched architrave with keystone
to first floor window. 2/2 sashes, those to ground floor are
taller and have blind boxes. Basement has 6/6 sashes.
Entrance: flight of renewed steps between low coped walls to
set-back 3-panel door with fanlight.
INTERIOR: retains original plasterwork and joinery, including
embellished cornice to hall, otherwise not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: balcony across ground floor has ornate
A similar design to Nos 1 (qv) and 2 (qv) College Lawn.

Listing NGR: SO9520421297

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