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24 and 25, Montpellier Walk

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

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

Entry Name: 24 and 25, Montpellier Walk

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387362

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475318

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

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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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9421NW MONTPELLIER WALK
630-1/17/579 (West side)
05/05/72 Nos.24 AND 25

GV II

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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