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Walmer House and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8985 / 51°53'54"N

Longitude: -2.0732 / 2°4'23"W

OS Eastings: 395059

OS Northings: 222223

OS Grid: SO950222

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.YFS

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.0JVY

Entry Name: Walmer House and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386733

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474129

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

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

SO9522SW BATH STREET
630-1/14/187 (South West side)
05/05/72 Walmer House and attached railings

GV II

House, now offices, and attached railings. c1820-30 with later
additions and alterations. Stucco over brick; parapeted Welsh
slate roof; stacks not visible. Double depth plan with central
entrance hall facing Bath Street.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 3 first-floor windows, with 2-storey and
basement, 2 first-floor window range to left. First- and
second-floor bands, crowning cornice and parapet. Windows are
blind, except above entrance, a 6/6 sash to first floor and
3/3 sash to second floor; all in plain reveals and with sills.
Entrance: Tuscan porch with columns and entablature, within a
panelled door set in semicircular architrave. 2-storey block
to left of 2-window range has 6/6 first-floor sashes above 1/1
sashes; basement has renewed 8/8 sashes. Return to Cambray
Place: 3 storeys, 4-symmetrical-window range. Bands and
cornice continue from Bath Street facade. First floor has 6/6
sashes; second floor has 3/3 sashes; ground floor has later
1/1 horned sashes; basement has 6/6 sashes.
INTERIOR: retains shutters, embellished cornices, tooled
architraves with fleurons to corners; open-well staircase has
stick balusters and balustrade with 'Cheltenham foot'.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: railings to porch, basement stairs and to
area have bulbous squared heads and urn finials.
Part of a terrace which includes Nos 28 and 29 Cambray Place
(qv).

Listing NGR: SO9505822224

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

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