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Latitude: 51.8922 / 51°53'31"N
Longitude: -2.0765 / 2°4'35"W
OS Eastings: 394832
OS Northings: 221513
OS Grid: SO948215
Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.9V0
Mapcode Global: VH947.YPLV
Entry Name: South African War Memorial at Entrance to Cheltenham College
Listing Date: 14 December 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386729
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474125
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
630-1/18/182 (South East side)
14/12/83 South African War Memorial at
entrance to Cheltenham College
War memorial. c1902. Ashlar, in Perpendicular Gothic style.
Three stage octagonal monument, second stage with open
arcades, buttresses and crocketed pinnacles, upper stage a
lantern with miniature flying-buttresses to base of drum,
buttresses and crocketed pinnacles, barred arched windows and
ogee capping with poppyhead. Upper and second stage arcades
have crocketed drip-moulds. Lower stage on 4 wide steps, high
plinth with bronze memorial tablets on each face.
Listing NGR: SO9483221513
This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 10 January 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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