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Latitude: 51.8991 / 51°53'56"N
Longitude: -2.0729 / 2°4'22"W
OS Eastings: 395080
OS Northings: 222290
OS Grid: SO950222
Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.YJ5
Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.1J0H
Entry Name: 1, 2 AND 3, CAMBRAY PLACE (See details for further address information)
Listing Date: 14 December 1983
Last Amended: 26 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386769
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474168
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50
Electoral Ward/Division: College
Built-Up Area: Cheltenham
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Cheltenham, St Mary with St Matthew
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO9522SW CAMBRAY PLACE
630-1/14/218 (North West side)
14/12/83 Nos.1, 2 AND 3
(Formerly Listed as:
(South West side)
(Formerly Listed as:
(North West side)
Nos.1, 2 AND 3)
Includes: Nos.118-124 HIGH STREET.
Row of 5 houses now shops and bank with flats over, National
Westminster Bank occupies a corner site, No.1 Cambray Place
and Nos 118 and 120 High Street. c1818-1820, shown on Post
Office Map of 1820, with c1850-70 ground-floor shop fronts to
Nos 2 and 3, and early C20 ground floor to bank (Nos 118 and
120). Brick with stucco facades, ashlar to ground floor of
bank, and concealed slate roofs; brick party-wall stacks.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys, 8 first-floor windows (3:3:2). Stucco
detailing includes: windows at right and to right return have
tooled surrounds with Greek Revival pediments and surmounting
acroteria. Parapet ramped upwards at right. 6/6 sashes to
first and second floors, taller to first floor; 3/3 sashes to
third floor where original. Entrances: No.1 has late C20 door
to right and to centre of glazed shop front; No.2 has c1970s
door to right within shop front with barley-twist pilasters;
No.3 has a 6-panel door to right with blocked fanlight within
similar shop front. Entrance to No.118 to angle, double
6-panel doors with overlight in architrave with two 3/4
engaged Ionic columns, forming part of bank front which breaks
forward with Ionic pilasters between windows. Right return has
5 first-floor windows. 1/1 sashes with aprons; frieze and
modillion cornice. Crowning low parapet and copings.
INTERIOR: 1983 List notes that No.1 retains the upper flights
of its original staircase, Nos 2 and 3 retain original
staircases and ceiling cornices and door surrounds above
HISTORICAL NOTE: Dr Thomas Christie (1773-1829), pupil of Dr
Jenner, vaccination pioneer and Physician Extraordinary to
George IV lived at No.1.
(Cheltenham Civic Society: Period Shop Fronts Survey: 1989-;
List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic
Interest: Department of the Environment: Borough of
Listing NGR: SO9507222286
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