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Numbers 79 and 81 and Atached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8989 / 51°53'56"N

Longitude: -2.0663 / 2°3'58"W

OS Eastings: 395534

OS Northings: 222267

OS Grid: SO955222

Mapcode National: GBR 2M5.SJ7

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.4JHM

Plus Code: 9C3VVWXM+HF

Entry Name: Numbers 79 and 81 and Atached Railings

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245595

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474717

Location: All Saints, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52

County: Gloucestershire

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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630-1/15/388 (East side)
05/05/72 Nos.79 AND 81
and attached railings


2 terraced houses and attached railings. c1820-34, shown as
built on Merrett's 1834 Map. Stucco over brick with brick and
stucco end and party-wall stacks and concealed roof with iron
balconies, tent porches and railings. Double-depth plan with
2-low-storey service wings to rear.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with basement, 6 first-floor windows
(3:3). Stucco details include first- and second-floor plat
bands, frieze and cornice. 6/6 sashes throughout, taller to
first floor and with tooled architraves (blind to second
floor, second window), all in plain reveals and with sills.
Entrances at left, 6-fielded-panel doors with overlights. Left
return has 3 blind openings per floor. Rear has some 6/6
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: first-floor individual balconies have
ogeed scroll motif; bars to second-floor windows. Lancet area
railings and gates to left, X-motif balustrade with scroll
band to right. Porches have scrolled uprights and openwork
friezes with reverse teardrop motif.
HISTORICAL NOTE: known as Hewlett Street on Merrett's Map.

Listing NGR: SO9553822263

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