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Numbers 10 and 11 and Attached Area Railings to Number 11

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8924 / 51°53'32"N

Longitude: -2.079 / 2°4'44"W

OS Eastings: 394661

OS Northings: 221543

OS Grid: SO946215

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.965

Mapcode Global: VH947.XP9M

Entry Name: Numbers 10 and 11 and Attached Area Railings to Number 11

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387349

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475305

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 VILLAS
630-1/18/568 (East side)
14/12/83 Nos.10 AND 11
and attached area railings to No.11

GV II

Pair of terraced houses and attached area railings to right.
c1824-8 with later additions and alterations. Architect,
probably John Forbes. Stucco over brick with concealed roof,
stucco party-wall stacks. Double-depth plan with central
hallways.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, on basement at centre, 6 first-floor
windows. First-floor band; crowning cornice and blocking
course. 6/6 sashes in plain reveals and with sills. Central
entrances, 4-panel doors, that to right with fanlight with
batwing and circle motif to right (blocked in to left);
further lower doorway at left with 4-panel door. Basement has
4/4 and 3/6 sashes.
INTERIOR: noted as retaining original joinery, house to right
has central hall with dogleg staircase with stick balusters
and newel post with acorn finial.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: area railings to right have spearhead
bars and dog-bars.
HISTORICAL NOTE: the street was originally known as
Montpellier Retreat. Forbes was architect and surveyor to the
Pittville Estate, c1824-8.
(Blake S: 'The Unfortunate Mr Forbes': Cheltenham Local
History Society Journal: 1989-: 7-27).


Listing NGR: SO9466421547

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