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Glen Isla and Attached Area Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Lansdown, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8974 / 51°53'50"N

Longitude: -2.0899 / 2°5'23"W

OS Eastings: 393906

OS Northings: 222093

OS Grid: SO939220

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.0F6

Mapcode Global: VH947.QKHV

Entry Name: Glen Isla and Attached Area Railings

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104285

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474601

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

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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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO92SW DOURO ROAD
630-1/1/307 (West side)
14/12/83 Glen-Isla and attached area railings

GV II

Villa and attached area railings. c1830-50 with later
additions and alterations including ranges to rear. Ashlar
over brick to front facade with stucco to rear, slate roof and
iron railings, balconies and porch.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attic, 3 first-floor windows; the
narrow central entrance bay is flanked by projecting gabled
ranges. Outer bays have quoins to ground floor: moulded
first-floor band; ground-floor windows have eared architraves
and sills; round-arch with keystone above entrance;
first-floor outer windows have aprons and eared and shouldered
architraves extending as round arches above with keystones,
and shield in 'lunette'; central first-floor window has apron
and eared architrave. First floor and basement have 6/6
sashes. Ground floor has 2/2 sashes. Central entrance: flight
of steps to 6-fielded-panel double doors with fanlight. Attic:
gabled roof dormer has casement window. Right return has
ground-floor canted bay with replacement c1990 windows and
hipped roof; 6/6 sashes to basement.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: porch has scroll motif to uprights.
Railings with stick balusters to sides of steps. Area railings
have X-motif. Individual balconies have ornate pierced
balustrade.
A similar design to Clayton and Demara, Douro Road (qv).

Listing NGR: SO9390822091

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