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Latitude: 51.905 / 51°54'18"N
Longitude: -2.0721 / 2°4'19"W
OS Eastings: 395135
OS Northings: 222944
OS Grid: SO951229
Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.JY9
Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.1CDY
Entry Name: Numbers 46 to 50 and Attached Railings
Listing Date: 12 March 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386852
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474263
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50
Electoral Ward/Division: Pittville
Built-Up Area: Cheltenham
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Cheltenham St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO9522NW CLARENCE SQUARE
630-1/10/267 (East side)
12/03/55 Nos.46-50 (Consecutive)
and attached railings
Terrace of 5 houses (now includes rest home, No.46 and guest
house, No.50) and attached railings. 1835-6. Stucco over brick
with concealed roof, brick and stucco end and party-wall
stacks; cast- and wrought-iron railings, balconies and
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with basements, 15 first-floor window
range (3 per house), end houses break forward. Stucco
detailing includes horizontal rustication forming bands
between windows to ground floor drawn into voussoirs above
openings and forming elliptical arches recesses above windows;
first-floor sill band; architrave, frieze and cornice with
blocking course. 6/6 sashes almost throughout, taller to
ground floor; basement has 8/8 sashes. Right entrances except
No.50 has left entrance: flights of steps (roll-edged where
original) to recessed 4-panel doors (some part-glazed) with
side-lights and overlights with diamond glazing-bars. Rear
retains 6/6 sashes.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: first-floor balconies (1 to each house)
have quatrefoil design; verandah to No.49 has similar motif to
stanchions. Railings to sides of steps have flattened
HISTORICAL NOTE: built as part of the development of this area
undertaken for Joseph Pitt in 1825-42 (the Pittville Estate),
the general layout being designed by the architect John
(Blake S: Pittville: 1824-1860: Cheltenham: 1988-: 63).
Listing NGR: SO9513722944
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