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Thornbury House and Attached Railings Belle Vue Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8967 / 51°53'48"N

Longitude: -2.0699 / 2°4'11"W

OS Eastings: 395287

OS Northings: 222022

OS Grid: SO952220

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.5GJ

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.2LLB

Entry Name: Thornbury House and Attached Railings Belle Vue Place

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333224

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474740

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: College

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham St Luke and St John

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


630-1/14/392 (South West side)
12/03/55 No.18
Thornbury House and attached
railings, Belle Vue Place
(Formerly Listed as:
(South West side)
Thornbury House)


House and attached railings. c1810-20, shown on the Post
Office Map of 1820. Stucco over brick with slate roof, end
stucco stacks and iron railings.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with basement and attics to rear, 3
first-floor windows. First-floor band with Greek key motif.
First floor has incised 'Greek key' motif forming pilaster
strips to ends. Ground and first floors have 1/1 sashes;
second floor has 3/3 sashes, all in plain reveals and with
sills; incised elongated 'Greek key' motif around windows
incorporating, to first-floor windows. a segmental arch.
Cornice and blocking course. Central entrance a 6-panel door
with fanlight with decorative glazing bars within distyle
Ionic porch with frieze, architrace and cornice with blocking
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: area railings have embellished rods and
lozenge panels; railings to right have flattened spearheads
and urn finials.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Addressed on Merrett's 1834 Map as Belle Vue

Listing NGR: SO9528622020

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

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