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Charlton Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8932 / 51°53'35"N

Longitude: -2.0498 / 2°2'59"W

OS Eastings: 396671

OS Northings: 221629

OS Grid: SO966216

Mapcode National: GBR 2MC.BKY

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.FP71

Entry Name: Charlton Manor

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386539

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473931

Location: Charlton Kings, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Civil Parish: Charlton Kings

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Charlton Kings Holy Apostles

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHARLTON KINGS

SO92SE ASHLEY ROAD
630-1/2/2 (West side)
14/12/83 Charlton Manor

II

House. 1864, with later addition to left return. Possibly by
Henry Dangerfield, Borough Engineer, for Charles Andrews
(speculator). Stone rubble laid 'crazily' with ashlar
dressings, ornately tiled roof and ashlar stacks with
cornices; range to left has mock timber-framing and render.
'Horrid' Gothic in 2 parts.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 3 first-floor windows with stepped and
barge-boarded gables over. Chamfered plinth. First floor:
oriel window to centre between mullioned and transomed windows
with relieving arches. Ground floor: central entrance in porch
with double pointed, part-glazed doors between sidelights,
cusped windows to sides of porch and pointed plank door within
in chamfered surround. 3-light mullioned and transomed windows
to either side of porch, those to right with cusped upper
lights under relieving arches. 2 gable return.
Left return has jettied extension, mullion and transom
windows. Angled bay at angle with original part. Projecting
octagonal bay to left linking with former billiard room.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: the Battledown Estate was laid out in 1858 by
Henry Dangerfield, Borough Engineer. Charlton Manor,
originally known as Simla Lodge, was the first house to be
built and occupied on the Estate.
(O'Connor DA: Battledown The Story of a Victorian Estate.:
Stroud: 1992-: 74-5, 86).

Listing NGR: SO9667121629

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