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51, 53 and 55, Brunswick Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8608 / 51°51'38"N

Longitude: -2.2466 / 2°14'47"W

OS Eastings: 383117

OS Northings: 218048

OS Grid: SO831180

Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.8TT

Mapcode Global: VH94C.0HPD

Entry Name: 51, 53 and 55, Brunswick Road

Listing Date: 23 January 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246001

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472103

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

SO8318SW BRUNSWICK ROAD
844-1/12/22 (East side)
23/01/52 Nos.51, 53 AND 55

GV II

Terrace of three houses, now subdivided as offices and flats.
c1820, later minor alterations. Stuccoed brick, slate roofs,
brick stacks on the party walls. Replicated and double-depth
block with rear wings.
EXTERIOR: three storeys, semi-basements, and attics with
dormers. Identical fronts with rusticated stucco on the
basements and ground floors, on the first and second floors
the fronts of the houses are defined by a giant order of
shallow pilasters, each enriched with a moulded running fret,
and with anthemion capitals supporting a crowning dentil
cornice with frieze band and blocking course; at first-floor
level a continuous cantilevered balcony with a delicate,
decorative wrought-iron balustrade and dividing panels between
the houses; at second-floor level, between the pilasters, a
raised band decorated with a moulded, running pattern of
vines. To left on the ground floor of each house a flight of
stone steps to the entrance doorway with a semicircular arched
head in which the keystone in the rusticated stucco voussoirs
is decorated with a moulded mask; in each doorway except No.51
a decorative metal fanlight and fielded 5-panel door with oval
moulding in full-width lower panel. To right of each doorway a
sash, all originally with glazing bars (4x3 panes) but
replaced by plain sashes in Nos 51 & 55; on the first floor of
each house two tall sashes with glazing bars (3x4 panes); on
the second floor two shorter sashes with glazing bars (3x3
panes) with a large, moulded stucco laurel wreath above each
window; the window openings on the ground and second floors
have projecting stone sills.
INTERIOR: not inspected.


Listing NGR: SO8311718047

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

Description


GLOUCESTER

SO8318SW BRUNSWICK ROAD
844-1/12/22 (East side)
23/01/52 Nos.51, 53 AND 55

GV II

Terrace of three houses, now subdivided as offices and flats.
c1820, later minor alterations. Stuccoed brick, slate roofs,
brick stacks on the party walls. Replicated and double-depth
block with rear wings.
EXTERIOR: three storeys, semi-basements, and attics with
dormers. Identical fronts with rusticated stucco on the
basements and ground floors, on the first and second floors
the fronts of the houses are defined by a giant order of
shallow pilasters, each enriched with a moulded running fret,
and with anthemion capitals supporting a crowning dentil
cornice with frieze band and blocking course; at first-floor
level a continuous cantilevered balcony with a delicate,
decorative wrought-iron balustrade and dividing panels between
the houses; at second-floor level, between the pilasters, a
raised band decorated with a moulded, running pattern of
vines. To left on the ground floor of each house a flight of
stone steps to the entrance doorway with a semicircular arched
head in which the keystone in the rusticated stucco voussoirs
is decorated with a moulded mask; in each doorway except No.51
a decorative metal fanlight and fielded 5-panel door with oval
moulding in full-width lower panel. To right of each doorway a
sash, all originally with glazing bars (4x3 panes) but
replaced by plain sashes in Nos 51 & 55; on the first floor of
each house two tall sashes with glazing bars (3x4 panes); on
the second floor two shorter sashes with glazing bars (3x3
panes) with a large, moulded stucco laurel wreath above each
window; the window openings on the ground and second floors
have projecting stone sills.
INTERIOR: not inspected.


Listing NGR: SO8311718047

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