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Latitude: 51.8941 / 51°53'38"N
Longitude: -2.0755 / 2°4'31"W
OS Eastings: 394897
OS Northings: 221728
OS Grid: SO948217
Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.B29
Mapcode Global: VH947.ZN3C
Plus Code: 9C3VVWVF+JQ
Entry Name: Group of Five Drive Piers to Numbers 114 to 136
Listing Date: 14 December 1983
Last Amended: 26 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386723
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474119
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53
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
SO9421NE BATH ROAD
630-1/18/174 (South East side)
14/12/83 Group of five drive piers to
(Formerly Listed as:
Drive-piers to Nos.114-136 (even))
Five piers to carriage sweep. c1823 with later C19 adaptation
for gas and late C20 restorations. North piers and northern of
the central piers are fluted cylindrical ashlar piers with
moulded necking and carved rams'-heads on moulding above.
Three are capped by iron tripods with tapering fluted
gasoliers. Only one pier at south end: fluted with swagged
masks in frieze and carved capping. The north piers are more
worn. The lamps were originally fitted for oil.
A significant streetscape feature, forming an integral part of
the setting for Nos 114-136 (even) Bath Road (qqv).
(Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork: Cheltenham:
Listing NGR: SO9490621717
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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