History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

North Villas

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.86 / 51°51'36"N

Longitude: -2.2458 / 2°14'45"W

OS Eastings: 383166

OS Northings: 217964

OS Grid: SO831179

Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.90V

Mapcode Global: VH94C.1H2Z

Plus Code: 9C3VVQ63+2M

Entry Name: North Villas

Listing Date: 10 November 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245705

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472358

Location: Westgate, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1

County: Gloucestershire

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

Find accommodation in



844-1/15/214 (South side)
10/11/89 North Villas Nos 1 and 2


Pair of semi-detached houses. c1825. Brick, stuccoed to front
and rear, slate roof, brick stacks. Mirror image, double-depth
block with a recessed entrance wing on each side.
EXTERIOR: three storey block and two storey entrance wings.
Symmetrical front, on the ground floor of the main block
channelled rustication, on the upper floors giant pilasters at
the corners and in the centre supporting the crowning
modillion cornice. On the ground floor of each house a late
C19 plate glass sash framed in an original opening with a
raised moulded architrave and a segmental pediment, the
tympanum decorated with ribbed stucco, which is supported on
moulded end-brackets; on the first floor of each house a sash
with glazing bars framed in an opening with moulded architrave
and a triangular pediment, each sash giving access to a
balcony with a decorative stucco balustrade; on the second
floor of each house a sash with glazing bars framed in an
opening with a moulded, eared architrave; on the recessed
front of each side wing front a glazed, lean-to entrance porch
with decorative wrought-iron standards; each doorway in an
opening with a decorative fanlight and a six-panel door; on
the first floor of the front of each wing a sash with glazing
bars (3x4 panes) in an opening with a gauged brick, flat
arched head and giving access to a balcony with a decorative,
bow-fronted wrought-iron balustrade; on the rear elevation on
the first floor each house has a sash with glazing bars (3x4
panes) giving to a similar balcony.
INTERIOR: each house noted as having open well staircases with
stick balusters, and other original joinery and fittings
including fireplaces and panelled doors and shutters.

Listing NGR: SO8316617964

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.