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Balcarras House

A Grade II Listed Building in Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8808 / 51°52'50"N

Longitude: -2.0416 / 2°2'29"W

OS Eastings: 397231

OS Northings: 220252

OS Grid: SO972202

Mapcode National: GBR 2ML.0MZ

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.KZJJ

Entry Name: Balcarras House

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386548

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473940

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
630-1/38/11 (North East side)
14/12/83 Balcarras House

II

House. Late C16 or early C17, remodelled after 1880 for
General William Smith and his daughters, C20 additions and
alterations. Rendered with renewed tile roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with basement, and attic to centre and
gables, 4 first-floor windows. South-east (garden) facade:
off-centre left entrance a C20 part-glazed door, to left are
C20 French windows, to right a C20 extension with windows with
glazing-bars, to far right an 8/8 sash. First floor has 8/8
sashes in plain reveals and with blind boxes, to left of
centre an original chamfered single-light window. Central
gable has 3/6 sash. South-west gable-end has single light and
a 4-light window to ground floor and a 3-light window on first
floor with stone mullions and drip moulds. Basement has
blocked 2-light mullion window.
INTERIOR: reputed to have been altered.
(Paget M (ed), Charlton Local History Society: A History of
Charlton Kings: Gloucester: 1988-: 61).


Listing NGR: SO9723120252

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