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Numbers 51 and 53 and Attached Area Railings to Number 53

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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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

Plus Code: 9C3VVWV9+FV

Entry Name: Numbers 51 and 53 and Attached Area Railings to Number 53

Listing Date: 8 January 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387330

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475285

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: Leckhampton St Philip and St James

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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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
6/6 sashes.
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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