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51 and 53, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8979 / 51°53'52"N

Longitude: -2.0709 / 2°4'15"W

OS Eastings: 395215

OS Northings: 222156

OS Grid: SO952221

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.Z3P

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.2K1D

Entry Name: 51 and 53, High Street

Listing Date: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104352

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474757

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: All Saints

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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Listing Text


630-1/14/403 (North East side)
Nos.51 AND 53


House, now 2 shops. c1830-50 with later additions and
alterations, including c1900 ground-floor shop front. Stucco
over brick with concealed roof and iron balustrade.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 3 first-floor windows. Stucco detailing
includes tooled architraves to windows; second-floor sills on
feet. First floor has outer 1/1 sashes between tripartite
window with 1/1 sashes. Second floor has four 1/1 sashes. All
sashes are horned; plain reveals. Crowning cornice and low,
coped parapet. Ground floor: continuous frontage incorporates
entrance to passage at left, a plank door, then 2 plate-glass
windows on brick plinths, canted in to off-centre left
entrances with glazed doors and lower raised and fielded
panel; pilasters to ends and slender columnette-mullions, with
stained glass frieze over windows in basket-arched surround;
continuous frieze and blind box.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: continuous ornate balustrade surmounts
ground floor.
Forms a group with Nos 55 and 57, The Restoration Inn (qv).

Listing NGR: SO9522022159

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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