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51, 53 and 55, Brunswick Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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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

Plus Code: 9C3VVQ63+89

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: 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

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


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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