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Maitland House

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8604 / 51°51'37"N

Longitude: -2.2493 / 2°14'57"W

OS Eastings: 382926

OS Northings: 218013

OS Grid: SO829180

Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.852

Mapcode Global: VH94B.YHQM

Entry Name: Maitland House

Listing Date: 25 January 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245619

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472529

Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1

County: Gloucestershire

District: Gloucester

Town: Gloucester

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Gloucester

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: St James and All Saints, Gloucester

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


GLOUCESTER

SO8218SE SPA ROAD
844-1/11/307 (North side)
25/01/52 No.17
Maitland House

GV II

House, now offices. c1820, C19 and C20 alterations. By Thomas
Rickman for Alexander Maitland, a former London merchant.
Stuccoed brick, hipped slate roof. Rectangular double-depth
block with rear wing to right and later addition to rear left.
EXTERIOR: two storeys; symmetrical front of three bays with
offset plinth, string course at first-floor sill level,
crowning cornice and parapet; on the ground floor a central
entrance porch in the Roman Doric order, at each of the outer
corners of the porch a square pier and column in antis
supporting entablature with laurel wreaths moulded on the
frieze, and blocking course; within the porch recessed
entrance doorway with rectangular fanlight; on each side of
porch a tripartite window, with later C19 horned sashes all
framed by a plain architrave shouldered on the outer sides,
moulded cornice, and projecting stone sill; on the first floor
three later C19 horned sashes in original openings with
moulded architraves and sills projecting on the line of the
string course.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Porte cochere formerly extended to meet railings (demolished
mid C20).

Listing NGR: SO8292618013

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

Description


GLOUCESTER

SO8218SE SPA ROAD
844-1/11/307 (North side)
25/01/52 No.17
Maitland House

GV II

House, now offices. c1820, C19 and C20 alterations. By Thomas
Rickman for Alexander Maitland, a former London merchant.
Stuccoed brick, hipped slate roof. Rectangular double-depth
block with rear wing to right and later addition to rear left.
EXTERIOR: two storeys; symmetrical front of three bays with
offset plinth, string course at first-floor sill level,
crowning cornice and parapet; on the ground floor a central
entrance porch in the Roman Doric order, at each of the outer
corners of the porch a square pier and column in antis
supporting entablature with laurel wreaths moulded on the
frieze, and blocking course; within the porch recessed
entrance doorway with rectangular fanlight; on each side of
porch a tripartite window, with later C19 horned sashes all
framed by a plain architrave shouldered on the outer sides,
moulded cornice, and projecting stone sill; on the first floor
three later C19 horned sashes in original openings with
moulded architraves and sills projecting on the line of the
string course.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Porte cochere formerly extended to meet railings (demolished
mid C20).

Listing NGR: SO8292618013

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