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Rothesay Mansions

A Grade II Listed Building in Pittville, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9054 / 51°54'19"N

Longitude: -2.0672 / 2°4'2"W

OS Eastings: 395470

OS Northings: 222987

OS Grid: SO954229

Mapcode National: GBR 2M5.D64

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.3CZN

Entry Name: Rothesay Mansions

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386667

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474063

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: Pittville

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9522NW ALBERT ROAD
630-1/10/122 (West side)
05/05/72 No.2
Rothesay Mansions
(Formerly Listed as:
ALBERT ROAD
Rothesay Mansions)

GV II

House. 1841. Stucco over brick with hipped slate roof; end and
ridge stucco stacks with cornices; iron balconies.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with basement, 3 first-floor windows.
Stucco detailings includes tall pilasters to ends and between
windows with recessed panels; banded rustication to ground
floor drawn into voussoirs over windows; first-floor band;
tooled architraves, sills and cornices on brackets to
first-floor windows; cornice over first floor acts as sill
band to second floor; wide eaves on brackets. 6/6 sashes
except second floor has 3/6. Central entrance: flight of steps
to 2-columnar fluted Ionic porch with 2 outer Doric pillars,
dentil frieze and dentil cornice; 6-panel door with segmental
fanlight. Similar 3-window left return; 2-window return to
North Place with iron balconies to first floor.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: part of the development of this area
undertaken for Joseph Pitt, 1825-42.
(Blake S: Pittville: 1824-60: Cheltenham: 1988-: 75).

Listing NGR: SO9546822986

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