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2, College Lawn

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8908 / 51°53'27"N

Longitude: -2.0706 / 2°4'14"W

OS Eastings: 395234

OS Northings: 221367

OS Grid: SO952213

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.K8X

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.2Q5V

Entry Name: 2, College Lawn

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386883

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474295

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: College

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


CHELTENHAM

SO9521SW COLLEGE LAWN
630-1/24/289 (East side)
14/12/83 No.2

GV II

Villa now education centre. 1850-60. Stucco over brick with
hipped, artificial slate roof, stucco stack to right end,
front; iron balcony. Double depth plan with rear, right
stairhall.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with basement, 4 first-floor windows, with
single-storey entrance porch to right. Stucco detailing:
ground floor has quoins to angles of main range and horizontal
rustication with continuous tooled cornice then frieze over
(frieze then cornice to porch); continuous tooled first-floor
sill band; crowning frieze, cornice and modillion eaves.
Windows have tooled architraves throughout, those to ground
floor have ears and keystones; those to first-floor have
cornices on acanthus brackets. Entrance has tooled round-arch
with keystone on imposts. 2/2 sashes throughout, taller to
ground floor; basement has 6/6 sashes. Entrance: flight of
renewed roll-edged steps between coped low walls to set-back
4-panel door with side-lights and divided overlight between
pilaster strips.
INTERIOR: retains original features including embellished
cornices with ceiling frieze; staircase has rod on onion
balusters and handrail with lion's paw foot; shutters to some
windows; otherwise not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: continuous ground-floor balcony has
ornate balustrade.
A similar design to Nos 1 (qv) and 5 (qv) College Lawn.

Listing NGR: SO9523921368

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

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