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Latitude: 51.8936 / 51°53'37"N
Longitude: -2.0803 / 2°4'49"W
OS Eastings: 394568
OS Northings: 221679
OS Grid: SO945216
Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.8VL
Mapcode Global: VH947.WNLP
Entry Name: Numbers 51 and 53 and Attached Area Railings to Number 53
Listing Date: 8 January 1982
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387330
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475285
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50
Electoral Ward/Division: Lansdown
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
SO9421NE MONTPELLIER TERRACE
630-1/18/550 (South side)
08/01/82 Nos.51 AND 53
and attached railings to No.53
Pair of houses and attached railings to No.53. Numbered right
to left, described left to right. c1820-34, with later
additions and alterations including c1830-50 third floor;
shown on Merrett's 1834 Map but not on the Post Office Map of
1820. Stucco over brick with concealed roof, brick left end
stack and wrought-iron balconies and railings.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and basement, 5 first-floor windows (3:2),
second floor has 4 windows (2:2). Stucco detailing includes
frieze and cornice over first floor, surmounted by pilasters
with sunk panels to ends and between outer windows; crowning
frieze and cornice with blocking course. 6/6 sashes where
original, in plain reveals and with sills, those to No.51 have
sills with feet to first and second floors. Central entrances,
4- and 6-panel doors with lattice frieze and fanlights, that
to left (No.53) has radial glazing bars. Rear retains several
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: area spearhead railings to left.
(Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork: Cheltenham:
1975-1984: 26; The Buildings of England: Verey D:
Gloucestershire: The Vale and The Forest of Dean: London:
1970-: 143; Merrett HS: Plan of the Town of Cheltenham:
Listing NGR: SO9456521680
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