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Arle Court House

A Grade II Listed Building in Springbank, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9121 / 51°54'43"N

Longitude: -2.1041 / 2°6'14"W

OS Eastings: 392933

OS Northings: 223735

OS Grid: SO929237

Mapcode National: GBR 2M3.2TP

Mapcode Global: VH947.G6ZJ

Entry Name: Arle Court House

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245523

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474813

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: Springbank

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO92SW KINGSMEAD ROAD
630-1/1/428 (North side)
14/12/83 No.23
Arle Court House

II

House. Incorporates part of the Elizabethan Arle Manor (aka
Arle Court) (dismantled 1880). Present front probably C17 or
early C18, with earlier, C16, origins to rear and later
alterations including C19 fenestration. Red brick in English
bond with hipped slate roof, extension to rear partly ashlar,
rear right stucco stack; iron porch.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 5 first-floor windows with single-storey,
2-bay extension at left. 3rd and 5th openings are blocked to
first floor with cambered arches and to second floor with
soldier arch; 5th ground-floor opening is blind with cambered
arch. First bay has 2/2 sashes, otherwise tripartite windows
with 1/1 sashes, these in eared stucco architraves. Central
entrance a 4-flush-panel door with transom light. Rear
extension: 2 pairs of C16 mullion and transom windows with
rebated chamfers, panel between and a string over. Left return
has casement windows and blocked opening under cambered
arches. Left extension has two casement windows under
elliptical arches and with tall front internal stack.
INTERIOR: noted as retaining some earlier fabric though much
altered.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: porch has scroll motif with scrolls to
frieze and lead roof.
(Sampson A and Blake S: A Cheltenham Companion: Cheltenham:
1993-; Welsh AM: Bristol and Glos. Archaeological Society:
'Old Arle Court': 1913-).


Listing NGR: SO9293323735

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