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Langton Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8882 / 51°53'17"N

Longitude: -2.0572 / 2°3'26"W

OS Eastings: 396157

OS Northings: 221076

OS Grid: SO961210

Mapcode National: GBR 2MC.GR0

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.9S8V

Entry Name: Langton Lodge

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386601

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473997

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 Holy Apostles

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHARLTON KINGS

SO9621SW CUDNALL STREET
630-1/29/54 (South side)
14/12/83 No.2
Langton Lodge

GV II

House. 1806-8, restored 1987. Possibly by Thomas Billings,
surveyor. Stucco over brick, renewed slate roof.
PLAN: main range of 2 storeys and basement, 3 first-floor
windows, service wing to left of 2 storeys, 3 first-floor
windows (part of this wing breaks forward). Plinth.
EXTERIOR: main range: steps to central entrance a tetrastyle
Doric porch, frieze, cornice, glazed-in and with double doors
and overlight with margin-lights. Within a 4-panel door with
overlight in plain reveals between 2 round-arched windows with
margin-lights and etched glass. Two tall 6/6 sashes between
2/2 sashes, tooled architraves. First-floor band. First floor
has outer tripartite windows: 6/6 flanked by 2/2 sashes, with
8/8 sash to centre, all in plain reveals and with sills.
Dentil cornice, wide eaves and hipped roof with end stacks.
Basement has elliptically-arched openings. Service wing has
6/6 sash. Garden facade has patio with balustrade with bulbous
balusters and arabesque ornament to piers.
INTERIOR: wrought-iron staircase; staircase hall has
egg-and-dart and modillion cornice. Rear right room has
moulded cornice with grape-frieze. 4-panel doors.
HISTORICAL NOTE: the house was originally named
'Charlotteville'. Thomas Billings was responsible for The Park
development in Cheltenham.
(Paget M (ed), Charlton Kings Local History Society: A History
of Charlton Kings: Gloucester: 1988-: 86; Charlton Kings Local
History Society Bulletin: 1984-: 26).

Listing NGR: SO9616621072

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