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Latitude: 51.8934 / 51°53'36"N
Longitude: -2.0791 / 2°4'44"W
OS Eastings: 394654
OS Northings: 221657
OS Grid: SO946216
Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.95T
Mapcode Global: VH947.XN7V
Plus Code: 9C3VVWVC+99
Entry Name: Numbers 73 and 75 and Attached Area Railings to Right
Listing Date: 5 May 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387335
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475290
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50
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
SO9421NE MONTPELLIER TERRACE
630-1/18/555 (South side)
05/05/72 Nos.73 AND 75
and attached area railings to No.73
Pair of terraced houses and attached area railings to right.
Numbered right to left, described left to right. c1800-20.
Ashlar over brick with hipped slate roof, 2 tall stucco
party-wall stacks; iron window boxes and railings.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with basement, 6 first-floor windows
(3:3). End window-bays break forwards. Windows: ground floor
has casements, first floor at left has tall 6-pane casements,
those to right are C20 replacements; all in plain reveals,
those to left have blind boxes. Basements have 8/8 sashes. End
entrances: elliptically-arched openings on imposts have
recessed 6-fielded-panel doors with side-lights and
overlights. Crowning frieze and cornice with blocking course.
INTERIOR: noted as retaining original joinery including
panelled shutters to some windows, otherwise not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: window guards to first floor have arcade
to left and rod and lozenge motif to right. No.73 has
Cottingham-type scroll motif to area railings.
HISTORICAL NOTE: reputed to have been built as 2 gardener's
cottages to Lord Suffolk's house, this would indicate an
earlier date as the Duke died in 1812.
(Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork: Cheltenham:
Listing NGR: SO9465821655
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