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Latitude: 51.8851 / 51°53'6"N
Longitude: -2.0571 / 2°3'25"W
OS Eastings: 396166
OS Northings: 220730
OS Grid: SO961207
Mapcode National: GBR 2MC.NR0
Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.9WC7
Entry Name: Gate Piers, Gates and Boundary Wall of Charlton Park
Listing Date: 22 April 1950
Last Amended: 26 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386594
English Heritage Legacy ID: 473990
Location: Charlton Kings, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53
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
SO9620NW CIRENCESTER ROAD
630-1/33/47 (East side)
22/04/50 Gate piers, gates and boundary wall
of Charlton Park
(Formerly Listed as:
Gate piers, gates and boundary wall
to Cirencester Road of Charlton Park)
Wall c1826-7; gates and gate piers 1736-1748, resited C20.
Rusticated ashlar piers with moulded capping and urn-finials.
Wide timber carriage gates and flanking pedestrian gates in
Chinese Chippendale design. Quadrant screen walls terminate in
further rusticated ashlar piers with moulded capping and
eagle-in-crown finials. Dry stone boundary walls approx 2m
high from Moorend Road, almost to Cudnall Bridge (qv).
The eagle gates and gate piers are shown on the Old Bath Road
in Robins's painting c1748; they were moved to the public road
on the east side of the house c1784, and to their present
position in 1940.
A significant streetscape feature, forming part of the setting
to Charlton Park (qv).
Listing NGR: SO9616620730
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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