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The Friars and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8979 / 51°53'52"N

Longitude: -2.066 / 2°3'57"W

OS Eastings: 395557

OS Northings: 222156

OS Grid: SO955221

Mapcode National: GBR 2M5.SM5

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.4KND

Plus Code: 9C3VVWXM+5J

Entry Name: The Friars and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386786

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474185

Location: All Saints, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52

County: Gloucestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: All Saints

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


630-1/15/236 (South side)
14/12/83 No.9
The Friars and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
The Friars)


House, now flats. c1820-50. Brick with ashlar facade and
concealed roof.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with basement, 5 first-floor windows, with
service range set back to right return. Tuscan pilasters
through ground and first floors to ends and outer windows,
architrave, frieze and cornice; similar pilasters to second
floors, architrave, frieze and cornice. 2 blind windows to
ground and first floors at left, otherwise 6/6 sashes
throughout, all in plain reveals and with sills. Central
entrance in solid Tuscan porch, 6-panel door with overlight
with glazing bars. Left return has 3-window range with similar
Tuscan pilasters between windows and to ends, crowning
entablature. First and second floors have 6/6 sashes, taller
to first floor; 1/1 sashes to ground floor; ground- and
first-floor windows in tooled architraves. Right return has
3/6 sashes.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: left return, first-floor windows have
individual balconies with Carron Company heart-and-anthemion
motif. Railings abut porch and to front and side facades have
concave lozenge motif.
Forms a group with and abuts No.38 Priory Street (qv).

Listing NGR: SO9555722159

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

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