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Balcarras Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8803 / 51°52'49"N

Longitude: -2.0397 / 2°2'22"W

OS Eastings: 397363

OS Northings: 220197

OS Grid: SO973201

Mapcode National: GBR 2ML.14S

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.LZKX

Entry Name: Balcarras Court

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386547

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473939

Location: Charlton Kings, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53

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 St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHARLTON KINGS

SO9720SW BALCARRAS ROAD
630-1/38/10 (North East side)
14/12/83 Balcarras Court

II

House. c1850. For Revd JFS Gabb. Pinkish-brown brick in
Flemish bond with red brick dressings and slate roof, iron
verandah. Double-depth plan with central hallway.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 3 first-floor windows, with left return
of 2-storeys and basement, 4 first-floor windows. Main facade:
central entrance a C20 part-glazed door. 8/8 sashes
throughout, larger to ground floor, with louvred shutters.
Verandah to ground-floor has stick stanchions. Hipped roof. 3
stacks with cornices.
INTERIOR: open-well staircase has rod-on-bobbin balusters and
wreathed handrail; further staircase visible at rear. Marble
fireplaces to left room, otherwise not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Revd Gabb bought Balcarras House (qv) in
1844, and built Balcarras Court on the site of the old
stables.
(Paget M (ed), Charlton Local History Society: A History of
Charlton Kings: Gloucester: 1988-: 60).


Listing NGR: SO9736320197

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