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Latitude: 51.9015 / 51°54'5"N
Longitude: -2.0728 / 2°4'22"W
OS Eastings: 395086
OS Northings: 222558
OS Grid: SO950225
Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.QRY
Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.1G1M
Entry Name: Pates Almshouses
Listing Date: 12 March 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386674
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474070
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52
Electoral Ward/Division: All Saints
Built-Up Area: Cheltenham
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Cheltenham Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO9522NW ALBION STREET
630-1/10/127 (North side)
Almshouses. Dated 1811 in pediment. Ashlar with pinkish-brown
brick and red brick dressings to rear, hipped slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 3 bays: 5 windows arranged 1:3:1, with
central pedimented breakforward. Casement windows throughout
in plain reveals and with sills. Central entrance, double
part-glazed doors with pediment on corbels. First-floor band.
Frieze, cornice and blocking course. Plaque in pediment:
'Pates / 1811'. Rear: ground floor openings have flat arches
of red rubbed brick.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Founded by 1574 by Richard Pate, the
preceding almshouses were originally situated on the High
Street until 1811.
(Hart G: A History of Cheltenham: Stroud: 1981-1990: 147).
Listing NGR: SO9508622558
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