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Bank House (Number 45)

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9011 / 51°54'3"N

Longitude: -2.0776 / 2°4'39"W

OS Eastings: 394758

OS Northings: 222504

OS Grid: SO947225

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.PKJ

Mapcode Global: VH947.YH10

Plus Code: 9C3VWW2C+CX

Entry Name: Bank House (Number 45)

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386863

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474275

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


630-1/9/277 (North side)
12/03/55 Nos.45-51 (Odd)
Bank House (No.45)
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)
Nos.45-49 (Odd))
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)


4 houses, now shops with flats and offices over. Numbered
right to left, described left to right. c1810-30 with mid-C19
ground-floor shop front to No.49, otherwise C20. Stucco over
brick with concealed roofs and brick party-wall stacks. Double
depth plan with side stairhalls.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys, 12 first-floor windows (3 per house);
No.45 occupies a corner site and is curved to right end.
Stucco detailing includes first- and second-floor plat bands,
frieze to Nos 49 and 51; copings to low parapet. First and
second floors have 6/6 sashes, taller to first floor. Third
floor has 3/3 sashes, centre openings to Nos 45 and 49 are
blind. All in plain reveals and with sills. No.49 has left
entrance with pilastered surround and overlight, one pilaster
shared with glazed shop front with windows canted towards shop
entrance, glazed double doors, 3 fluted Ionic pilasters with
wreaths and columnette mullions. Right return: 3-window range;
first-floor bow window, the centre a 6/6 sash between 4/4
sashes, otherwise 6/6, 3/3 and blind windows.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: shown on Merrett's Map of 1834.
No.45 forms a group with Nos 5 and 6 (qv) and 7 (qv) Well
No.51 listed 05.05.72.
(Merrett HS: Plan of the Town of Cheltenham: 1834-).

Listing NGR: SO9475922513

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

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