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Tunstall House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8919 / 51°53'30"N

Longitude: -2.0835 / 2°5'0"W

OS Eastings: 394352

OS Northings: 221487

OS Grid: SO943214

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.831

Mapcode Global: VH947.TQX0

Entry Name: Tunstall House

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387417

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475378

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: Park

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

SO9421SW PARK PLACE
630-1/22/620 (West side)
05/05/72 No.3
Tunstall House
(Formerly Listed as:
PARK PLACE
(West side)
Tunstall House)

GV II

Villa. c1830-32. Render over brick with concealed roof, tall
left end and rear stucco stacks, cast- and wrought-iron window
boxes and railings.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and basement, 1 + 3 first-floor windows,
including 2-storey entrance bay set back to left. Stucco
detailing includes pilaster strips to ends and centre of main
range, continuous cornice over first floor to left range,
crowning frieze and cornice; ground floor windows to main
range have tooled architraves, frieze and cornices. Ground and
first floors have 6/6 sashes, second floor has 3/6 sashes; all
in plain reveals and with sills. Entrance to left: flight of
renewed steps to distyle Ionic porch with entablature,
blocking course; within are 4-panel, part-glazed double doors.
Return to left has 6/6 and 3/3 sashes.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: scrolled X-motif balustrade to side of
porch with embellished balusters to steps; ground floor window
boxes have double scroll motif; basement has scrolled guards.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Park Place was developed by 1832.
Abuts Tunstall Lodge, No.1 Park Place and No.74 Suffolk Road
(qv).
(Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork: Cheltenham:
1975-1984: 34).


Listing NGR: SO9435021488

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