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42, Clarence Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9009 / 51°54'3"N

Longitude: -2.0779 / 2°4'40"W

OS Eastings: 394736

OS Northings: 222487

OS Grid: SO947224

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.X1B

Mapcode Global: VH947.XHV3

Plus Code: 9C3VWW2C+9R

Entry Name: 42, Clarence Street

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386862

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474274

Location: Lansdown, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: Lansdown

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

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Listing Text


630-1/13/276 (South West side)
12/03/55 No.42
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
John Dower House (Forestry
Commission) and No.2. Includes No.42
Clarence Street)


Formerly known as: No.42 Carr's Hotel CLARENCE STREET.
House, now offices. c1820-25, shown as laid out but not built
on Post Office Map of 1820; restorations of 1995. Stucco over
brick with concealed roof, brick and stucco end and party-wall
stacks, and iron railings.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 3 bays of which that to right is canted
to full height; angle to left curved on plan. Stucco detailing
includes first- and second-floor plat-bands; crowning
entablature with blocking course. Ground, first and second
floors have mainly 6/6 sashes where original, taller to first
floor, those to centre, first and second floors are tripartite
windows: 4/4 between 2/2 sashes; all in plain reveals and with
sills. Entrance to second bay: steps to 6-panel double doors
with hood and overlight with glazing bars. 2-window range to
left return.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO9473222492

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

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