History in Structure

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

Numbers 1 to 11 11a 15 and 17 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8914 / 51°53'29"N

Longitude: -2.081 / 2°4'51"W

OS Eastings: 394521

OS Northings: 221435

OS Grid: SO945214

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.8PW

Mapcode Global: VH947.WQ6D

Entry Name: Numbers 1 to 11 11a 15 and 17 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245776

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474653

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: Park

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Leckhampton St Philip and St James

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

Find accommodation in
Cheltenham

Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9421SE GREAT NORWOOD STREET
630-1/23/344 (West side)
12/03/55 Nos.1-11, 11A, 15 AND 17 (Odd)
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
GREAT NORWOOD STREET
(West side)
Nos.1-39 (Odd))

GV II

Terrace of 9 houses and attached railings and area railings to
Nos 15 and 17. c1830-40 with later additions and alterations
including C19 ground-floor shop-front to Nos 1, 7 and 11, and
C20 shop fronts to Nos 3, 5 and 9. Stucco over brick with
concealed roofs, brick party-wall stacks, and wrought- and
iron window guards and balcony. Double depth plan with right
side hallways.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, Nos 15 and 17 on basements and with attic
to No.31, 18 first-floor windows, 2 per house. Stucco
detailing includes; continuous first- and second-floor bands,
frieze, cornice and blocking course. 6/6 sashes where
original, taller to first floor, in plain reveals and with
sills. Entrances to right, mainly 5-panel doors (where
original), with overlights, Nos 15 and 17 with decorative
glazing bars and pediments on corbels. Shop fronts: No.1 has
off-centre glazed entrance between plate-glass windows with
slender pilasters, with frieze and cornice; No.11 has turned
pilasters and 2-pane front with frieze and cornice,
part-glazed door with overlight set back to right. Right
return has 3 first-floor windows; 6/6 sashes, second floor has
1 blind window.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: No.3 has continuous first-floor balcony
with concentric-rod-and-circle motif; first-floor window
guards to Nos 7, 9, 15 and 17 have web motif pattern, and to
Nos 11 and 11A have Carron Company double-heart-and-anthemion
motif. Area railings to Nos 15 and 17 have concave scrolled
lozenge motif. Between houses a short run of arrowhead
railings.
HISTORICAL NOTE: No.1 recorded as a draper's shop in 1892.
No.3 was registered as T James, butcher in 1892. No.11 was a
tailor's shop in 1892. Shown as laid out and some built on
Merrett's Map of 1834.
Part of a fine street of mostly 1830s and 1840s terrace
houses.


(Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork: Cheltenham:
1975-1984: 27,34-5; Merrett HS: Plan of the Town of
Cheltenham: 1834-).

Listing NGR: SO9452721453

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

Description


CHELTENHAM

SO9421SE GREAT NORWOOD STREET
630-1/23/344 (West side)
12/03/55 Nos.1-11, 11A, 15 AND 17 (Odd)
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
GREAT NORWOOD STREET
(West side)
Nos.1-39 (Odd))

GV II

Terrace of 9 houses and attached railings and area railings to
Nos 15 and 17. c1830-40 with later additions and alterations
including C19 ground-floor shop-front to Nos 1, 7 and 11, and
C20 shop fronts to Nos 3, 5 and 9. Stucco over brick with
concealed roofs, brick party-wall stacks, and wrought- and
iron window guards and balcony. Double depth plan with right
side hallways.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, Nos 15 and 17 on basements and with attic
to No.31, 18 first-floor windows, 2 per house. Stucco
detailing includes; continuous first- and second-floor bands,
frieze, cornice and blocking course. 6/6 sashes where
original, taller to first floor, in plain reveals and with
sills. Entrances to right, mainly 5-panel doors (where
original), with overlights, Nos 15 and 17 with decorative
glazing bars and pediments on corbels. Shop fronts: No.1 has
off-centre glazed entrance between plate-glass windows with
slender pilasters, with frieze and cornice; No.11 has turned
pilasters and 2-pane front with frieze and cornice,
part-glazed door with overlight set back to right. Right
return has 3 first-floor windows; 6/6 sashes, second floor has
1 blind window.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: No.3 has continuous first-floor balcony
with concentric-rod-and-circle motif; first-floor window
guards to Nos 7, 9, 15 and 17 have web motif pattern, and to
Nos 11 and 11A have Carron Company double-heart-and-anthemion
motif. Area railings to Nos 15 and 17 have concave scrolled
lozenge motif. Between houses a short run of arrowhead
railings.
HISTORICAL NOTE: No.1 recorded as a draper's shop in 1892.
No.3 was registered as T James, butcher in 1892. No.11 was a
tailor's shop in 1892. Shown as laid out and some built on
Merrett's Map of 1834.
Part of a fine street of mostly 1830s and 1840s terrace
houses.


(Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork: Cheltenham:
1975-1984: 27,34-5; Merrett HS: Plan of the Town of
Cheltenham: 1834-).

Listing NGR: SO9452721453

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

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.