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Oriel Place and Attached Railings to Numbers 59 to 67

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8959 / 51°53'45"N

Longitude: -2.0751 / 2°4'30"W

OS Eastings: 394929

OS Northings: 221930

OS Grid: SO949219

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.461

Mapcode Global: VH947.ZLBZ

Entry Name: Oriel Place and Attached Railings to Numbers 59 to 67

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386702

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474098

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: College

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham St Luke and St John

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9421NE BATH ROAD
630-1/18/156 (North West side)
12/03/55 Nos.57-77 (Odd)
Oriel Place and attached railings to
Nos 59-67
(Formerly Listed as:
BATH ROAD
(West side)
Nos.57-79 (Odd)
(Oriel Place))

GV II

Terrace of 11 houses and attached railings to Nos 59-67. Built
1827. Stucco over brick and concealed roofs; brick and stucco
party-wall stacks and iron porches and railings.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with basement, 22 first-floor windows (2
per house). Stucco embellishment includes ground-floor
platband surmounted to every 3rd window bay by pilasters with
incised Greek-key decoration and elliptical arch; frieze,
cornice and blocking course. Flights of steps to paired
entrances with 6-panel, part-glazed doors. 6/6 sashes where
original, those within arched recesses are wider and have
margin-lights.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: porches have heart-and-scroll motif to
uprights. Area railings have mainly spearhead bars and
dog-bars with urn finials to stanchions; some stick balusters
to sides of steps.
Also known as Oriel Terrace, this is a particularly handsome
neo-Classical terrace of modest houses, distinguished by its
iron porches and arched bays. Groups with No.79 (qv).


Listing NGR: SO9492621927

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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