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The Byways

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8591 / 51°51'32"N

Longitude: -2.2454 / 2°14'43"W

OS Eastings: 383194

OS Northings: 217858

OS Grid: SO831178

Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.H3D

Mapcode Global: VH94C.1J9P

Entry Name: The Byways

Listing Date: 23 January 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245709

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472362

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

SO8317 MONTPELLIER
844-1/15/215 (East side)
23/01/52 The Byways

GV II

Detached house, now offices. c1818, late C2O alterations.
Stuccoed brick, slate roof, two brick stacks on each side
wall. Rectangular double-depth blockclosing the vista at the
eastern end of Spa Road; small wing at rear, a former wing to
rear right demolished c1980.
EXTERIOR: three storeys and basement; symmetrical 3-window
front with offset plinth, raised band at first-floor level, a
crowning bull-nose cornice and parapet; on the ground floor a
flight of stone steps with mid C20 wrought-iron balustrades
rising into a central entrance porch, the porch in the Ionic
order with pairs of columns at the outer corners, pilasters at
rear and entablature with pulvinated frieze; the entrance
doorway with semicircular arch enclosing fanlight with
radiating glazing bars, six-panel door with fielded panels. On
each side of portico a sash and on both the first and second
floors three sashes, all with glazing bars (4x4 panes on the
ground and first floors, 4x3 panes in the shorter sashes on
the second floor) and in plain openings with projecting stone
sills; on the first floor a bow-fronted, wrought-iron guard to
the central window; in the side and rear walls sashes of
various sizes with glazing on each floor.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Attached wrought-iron railings on stone plinth are mid C20
(not included).

Listing NGR: SO8319417858

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

Description


GLOUCESTER

SO8317 MONTPELLIER
844-1/15/215 (East side)
23/01/52 The Byways

GV II

Detached house, now offices. c1818, late C2O alterations.
Stuccoed brick, slate roof, two brick stacks on each side
wall. Rectangular double-depth blockclosing the vista at the
eastern end of Spa Road; small wing at rear, a former wing to
rear right demolished c1980.
EXTERIOR: three storeys and basement; symmetrical 3-window
front with offset plinth, raised band at first-floor level, a
crowning bull-nose cornice and parapet; on the ground floor a
flight of stone steps with mid C20 wrought-iron balustrades
rising into a central entrance porch, the porch in the Ionic
order with pairs of columns at the outer corners, pilasters at
rear and entablature with pulvinated frieze; the entrance
doorway with semicircular arch enclosing fanlight with
radiating glazing bars, six-panel door with fielded panels. On
each side of portico a sash and on both the first and second
floors three sashes, all with glazing bars (4x4 panes on the
ground and first floors, 4x3 panes in the shorter sashes on
the second floor) and in plain openings with projecting stone
sills; on the first floor a bow-fronted, wrought-iron guard to
the central window; in the side and rear walls sashes of
various sizes with glazing on each floor.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Attached wrought-iron railings on stone plinth are mid C20
(not included).

Listing NGR: SO8319417858

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