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Numbers 126 to 136 and Attached Railings and Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8938 / 51°53'37"N

Longitude: -2.0756 / 2°4'32"W

OS Eastings: 394896

OS Northings: 221702

OS Grid: SO948217

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.B2C

Mapcode Global: VH947.ZN3J

Entry Name: Numbers 126 to 136 and Attached Railings and Gates

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386722

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474118

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
630-1/18/177 (South East side)
12/03/55 Nos.126-136 (Even)
and attached railings and gates
(Formerly Listed as:
BATH ROAD
(East side)
Nos.126 AND 136 (Even))

GV II

Terrace of 6 houses with attached railings and gates to
basements. Finished 1833. Stucco over brick with concealed
roofs, brick party-wall stacks and iron railings. Double depth
plan with service wings to rear.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with basements, 21 first-floor-window
range (3 per house). Stucco detailing includes full-height
Tuscan pilasters to ends and between houses; horizontal
rustication to ground floor drawn into voussoirs above
entrances; first-floor band; second-floor band; frieze and
cornice. Windows: tall 6/6 sashes to first-floor; otherwise
6/6 sashes with sills, the centre second-floor window to each
house is blind; in plain reveals except those to ground floor
are channelled. Basements have mainly 6/6 sashes. Entrances (4
to left end, 3 to right): steps to 4-panel doors with
fanlights with radial glazing-bars. Rear: mainly 6/6 sashes,
some 8/8 sashes with margin-lights. Right return has mainly
blind openings and one sash.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: railings to sides of steps and across
fronts with basement gates have alternate waved bars and
halberd motif. First-floor windows have individual guards with
oval and scroll motif. Stick balusters to sides of basement
steps. Uniform scroll-type foot scrapers and bell pulls. Nos
114 to 136 originally known as Paragon Buildings.
(Sampson A & Blake S: A Cheltenham Companion: Cheltenham:
1993-: 91).


Listing NGR: SO9490621717

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