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Gate Piers, Gates and Boundary Wall of Charlton Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386594

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473990

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

SO9620NW CIRENCESTER ROAD
630-1/33/47 (East side)
22/04/50 Gate piers, gates and boundary wall
of Charlton Park
(Formerly Listed as:
CIRENCESTER ROAD
Gate piers, gates and boundary wall
to Cirencester Road of Charlton Park)

GV II

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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