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2 TO 28, HENRIETTA STREET (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9035 / 51°54'12"N

Longitude: -2.077 / 2°4'37"W

OS Eastings: 394797

OS Northings: 222778

OS Grid: SO947227

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.PP1

Mapcode Global: VH947.YFB3

Entry Name: 2 TO 28, HENRIETTA STREET (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245586

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474708

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: St Paul's

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9422NE HENRIETTA STREET
630-1/9/378 (West side)
14/12/83 Nos.2-28 (Consecutive)
(Formerly Listed as:
HENRIETTA STREET
Nos 2-4, 12, 15-17, 22-25, 26-29
(consec))
(Formerly Listed as:
HIGH STREET
(North side)
Nos.271-277 (Odd))

II

Includes: No.2 SWINDON ROAD.
Includes: Nos.271-277 HIGH STREET.
Terrace of 32 houses, now shops and houses. c1810-20 with
later additions and alterations including late-C19 and C20
shop fronts. Stucco over brick, with slate roofs, brick and
stucco party-wall stacks and wrought-iron balconies.
EXTERIOR: mainly 2 storeys, 2 first-floor windows each, that
to left has 3 first-floor windows; to south return (High
Street) 3 storeys with attics to mansard roof at left, 2:2:1
first-floor windows. Service ranges and workshops to rear. 6/6
and 8/8 sashes throughout where original, some blind windows,
all in plain reveals and with sills. To south return the
second floor has 3/6 and 6/6 sashes. Entrances at left,
6-panel doors where original, with fanlights (some with
decorative glazing bars). Left angle is curved on plan, then
stepped back twice. C19 shop fronts include those to Nos 16,
18 and 19 with each 2-light windows with turned mullion and
entablature, those 2 to left has brackets to cornices. Low
parapet with copings.
INTERIOR: retain original joinery and plasterwork including
some dogleg staircases with stick balusters and wreathed
handrails. 1983 List notes wall-paintings to No.12
ground-floor, front room representing landscapes of a very
high quality, c1835, one of them over fireplace, of a monastic
ruin which may represent Kirkstall Abbey, near Leeds
(currently covered in).
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: first-floor balconies to Nos 4 and 12
have individual balconies with rods embellished with lead
stars.
A good surviving example of artisan housing in the centre of
Cheltenham.
Nos.2-4, 15-17, 22-25 & 26-29 (consec) Henrietta Street listed


12.03.87. Nos.271-277 (odd) High Street listed 12.03.87.
(List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic
Interest: Department of the Environment: Borough of
Cheltenham: 1983-).

Listing NGR: SO9479322774

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

Description


CHELTENHAM

SO9422NE HENRIETTA STREET
630-1/9/378 (West side)
14/12/83 Nos.2-28 (Consecutive)
(Formerly Listed as:
HENRIETTA STREET
Nos 2-4, 12, 15-17, 22-25, 26-29
(consec))
(Formerly Listed as:
HIGH STREET
(North side)
Nos.271-277 (Odd))

II

Includes: No.2 SWINDON ROAD.
Includes: Nos.271-277 HIGH STREET.
Terrace of 32 houses, now shops and houses. c1810-20 with
later additions and alterations including late-C19 and C20
shop fronts. Stucco over brick, with slate roofs, brick and
stucco party-wall stacks and wrought-iron balconies.
EXTERIOR: mainly 2 storeys, 2 first-floor windows each, that
to left has 3 first-floor windows; to south return (High
Street) 3 storeys with attics to mansard roof at left, 2:2:1
first-floor windows. Service ranges and workshops to rear. 6/6
and 8/8 sashes throughout where original, some blind windows,
all in plain reveals and with sills. To south return the
second floor has 3/6 and 6/6 sashes. Entrances at left,
6-panel doors where original, with fanlights (some with
decorative glazing bars). Left angle is curved on plan, then
stepped back twice. C19 shop fronts include those to Nos 16,
18 and 19 with each 2-light windows with turned mullion and
entablature, those 2 to left has brackets to cornices. Low
parapet with copings.
INTERIOR: retain original joinery and plasterwork including
some dogleg staircases with stick balusters and wreathed
handrails. 1983 List notes wall-paintings to No.12
ground-floor, front room representing landscapes of a very
high quality, c1835, one of them over fireplace, of a monastic
ruin which may represent Kirkstall Abbey, near Leeds
(currently covered in).
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: first-floor balconies to Nos 4 and 12
have individual balconies with rods embellished with lead
stars.
A good surviving example of artisan housing in the centre of
Cheltenham.
Nos.2-4, 15-17, 22-25 & 26-29 (consec) Henrietta Street listed


12.03.87. Nos.271-277 (odd) High Street listed 12.03.87.
(List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic
Interest: Department of the Environment: Borough of
Cheltenham: 1983-).

Listing NGR: SO9479322774

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