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Number 1 and Attached Railings oxford Buildings with Attached Railings to Numbers 4 and 6

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8966 / 51°53'47"N

Longitude: -2.0687 / 2°4'7"W

OS Eastings: 395371

OS Northings: 222007

OS Grid: SO953220

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.5SF

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.3L7F

Entry Name: Number 1 and Attached Railings oxford Buildings with Attached Railings to Numbers 4 and 6

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104393

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474881

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52

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


CHELTENHAM

SO9522SW LONDON ROAD
630-1/14/465 (North side)
12/03/55 Nos.2, 4 AND 6
Oxford Buildings with attached
railings to Nos.4 and 6

GV II

Includes: No.1 and attached railings HEWLETT ROAD.
Terrace of 4 houses and attached railings to Nos 4 and 6
London Road and No.1, Hewlett Road. c1790-1820, shown on the
Post Office Map of 1820, with later additions and alterations
including service range to No.2. Ashlar over brick with slate
roof and wrought- and iron balconies, porches and railings.
Double-depth plan with service wings to rear.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys on basement, 12 first-floor windows (3 per
house). First- and second-floor bands; second-floor band
inscribed `OXFORD BUILDINGS'. 6/6 sashes where original,
taller to first floor; basements have 3/3 and 4/4 sashes; all
in plain reveals and with sills. Left entrances: 3 steps to
4-panel doors (some part-glazed) with fanlights with batwing
and circle motif glazing bars to 2 to left. Crowning low
parapet and copings. Left return has 3 storeys, 3 first-floor
windows. First-floor band surmounted by pilaster strips to
ends and between windows which interrupt second-floor band.
First floor has 6/6 sashes, second floor has 3/3 sashes, all
in plain reveals with tooled architraves and sills, those to
second floor with cornices and aprons, further apron to
first-floor central windows. Ground floor has C20 plate-glass
shop-front windows. Central entrance a part-glazed, 4-panel
door with sidelights and overlight. Crowning low parapet and
copings. Rear retains some 3/3 sashes.
INTERIOR: No.1 Hewlett Road has marble fireplace with fluted
sides; original joinery includes panelled shutters to several
windows and 6-fielded-panel doors, otherwise not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: first floor, outer windows have
individual balconies with enriched rods and central scroll
panels; similar balconies to left return. Porches except to
No.6 have lozenge and scrolls, oval, and lattice motif to
uprights (tent roof to No.2 missing) have embellished
uprights. Forecourt lancet railings and gate with urns to
stanchions to No.1 Hewlett Road (London Road facade). Area
railings to No.4 are embellished rods; stick area railings to
No.6.
(Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork: Cheltenham:
1975-1984: 23; Post Office Map: Cheltenham: 1820-).


Listing NGR: SO9537922005

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