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Clayton and Demara and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Lansdown, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8976 / 51°53'51"N

Longitude: -2.0901 / 2°5'24"W

OS Eastings: 393899

OS Northings: 222117

OS Grid: SO938221

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.SHF

Mapcode Global: VH947.QKFP

Plus Code: 9C3VVWX5+2X

Entry Name: Clayton and Demara and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104284

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474600

Location: Lansdown, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: Lansdown

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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630-1/1/306 (West side)
14/12/83 Clayton and Demara and attached


Pair of semi-detached houses and attached railings. c1840-50.
Ashlar over brick with slate roof (artificial slate to left),
4 tall, stepped stucco lateral stacks and rear stack, iron
railings and balconies.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and basement, with attic to right, and 6
first-floor windows arranged 1:4:1. End bays break forward and
are gabled. Ashlar detailing includes quoins to breakforwards
at ground floor; tooled first-floor band; tooled architraves
to windows, those to centre range at first floor incorporate
aprons and have ears and shoulders; similar to outer bays but
with segmental arch and keystone above; ground floor has eared
and shouldered architraves with sills, whilst entrances and
windows have round-arched arcade with keystones on pilasters.
Mainly 2/2 sashes, except ground-floor centre windows are 1/1
round-arched sashes. Basement has 8/8 sashes. Off-centre
entrances (alike): flight of roll-edged steps to recessed
4-fielded-panel double doors, that to left part-glazed, with
fanlights. Attic roof dormer at right has 1/1 sash and gable.
Party-wall raised and wide eaves. Rear has quoins to
break-forwards at ground-floor; moulded first-floor band. 6/6
sashes to first floor; outer tall tripartite windows with 2/2
sashes; otherwise 6-pane French windows with divided
overlights. Mainly blind windows to south side, one 6/6 sash;
2 attic roof dormers.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: rod and bobbin railings to sides of
steps; X-motif balustrade across front at left. To rear are
flights of steps with stick balusters to French windows and
lancet railings to south; X-motif ground-floor balcony and
simple scroll motif. Further X-motif basement balustrades.
A similar design to Glen-Isla, Douro Road (qv).

Listing NGR: SO9389522120

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