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Latitude: 51.8953 / 51°53'42"N
Longitude: -2.0826 / 2°4'57"W
OS Eastings: 394413
OS Northings: 221860
OS Grid: SO944218
Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.29K
Mapcode Global: VH947.VMCG
Plus Code: 9C3VVWW8+4X
Entry Name: 24 and 25, Montpellier Walk
Listing Date: 5 May 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387362
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475318
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
SO9421NW MONTPELLIER WALK
630-1/17/579 (West side)
05/05/72 Nos.24 AND 25
2 shops. Numbered right to left, described left to right.
No.24 dated 1836, although probably 1840s with later
alterations. Ashlar over brick with slate roof, 3-storey range
has gault brick left end stack with cornice.
EXTERIOR: at left a single storey, single bay; then 3 storeys,
4 first-floor windows. Shop at left has plate-glass window
with outer columnar mullions, canted into entrance at right a
part-glazed C20 door with overlight; frieze and cornice
surmounted by balustrade with short, square balusters and
central raised carved panel with surmounting pediment and ball
finials. At right a tripartite window with slender mullions
and entrance at right a C20 glazed door. To right a caryatid
supports pulvinated oak-leaf frieze over (as the rest of
Montpellier Walk) and moulded cornice. First floor has outer
panelled piasters surmounted by moulded cornice with central
pediment on corbels over pair of mullion and transom windows
between outer lights with transoms. Second floor has similar
fenestration on continuous moulded sill band with feet; outer
slender pilasters and continuous crowning cornice surmounted
by balustrade with outer urns on plinths and central raised
date panel with pediment and crowning finial.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Blake S: 'The Building of the Montpellier Shops': Cheltenham
Local History Society Journal: 1984-).
Listing NGR: SO9441121863
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