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Beaufort House and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8937 / 51°53'37"N

Longitude: -2.0809 / 2°4'51"W

OS Eastings: 394531

OS Northings: 221690

OS Grid: SO945216

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.8Q4

Mapcode Global: VH947.WN9M

Entry Name: Beaufort House and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387329

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475284

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

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: Leckhampton St Philip and St James

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9421NE MONTPELLIER TERRACE
630-1/18/549 (South side)
05/05/72 No.45
Beaufort House and attached railings

GV II

Villa and attached railings. 1826 with later alterations.
Stucco over brick with concealed roof and wrought-iron
balcony, window-guards and railings.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys on basement, 3 first-floor windows.
Central breakforward. First floor has 6/6 sashes; ground
floor, to left a tripartite 1/1 sash with fanlight and radial
glazing bars in double-chamfered reveals, rectangular bay to
right covers a similar round-arched opening. Flight of
roll-edged steps to 4-columnar Ionic porch with architrave,
frieze and cornice with blocking course; 4-panel, part-glazed
door with fanlight with radial glazing bars and margin lights.
Crowning frieze and cornice with blocking course. Raised
upshots over breakforward. Basement at left, now garage. Rear
has round-arched staircase window and 6/6 sashes.
INTERIOR: reputed to retain original features including
fireplaces.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: web motif and oval panels to first-floor
window guards and balcony over porch. Railings to sides of
porch have similar balustrade.
(Sampson A and Blake S: A Cheltenham Companion: Cheltenham:
1993-: 13; Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork:
Cheltenham: 1975-1984: 35).


Listing NGR: SO9452821689

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