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Number 20 and 22 and Atttached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8909 / 51°53'27"N

Longitude: -2.0838 / 2°5'1"W

OS Eastings: 394327

OS Northings: 221369

OS Grid: SO943213

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.FYR

Mapcode Global: VH947.TQQV

Plus Code: 9C3VVWR8+8F

Entry Name: Number 20 and 22 and Atttached Railings

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387430

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475391

Location: Park, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

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


630-1/22/633 (East side)
05/05/72 Nos.20 AND 22
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
Nos.20-40 (Even))


Pair of semi-detached villas and attached railings. c1832.
Stucco over brick with hipped slate roof, central stucco stack
and cast- and wrought-iron railings, porches and window
PLAN: main range with recessed entrance bays to sides with
full-height, single-outer-bay service ranges to rear.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attics, 6 first-floor windows
arranged 1:4:1. Stucco detailing includes pilasters through
ground and first floors to ends and centre which interrupt
first-floor band, crowning cornice, frieze and cornice (raised
over pilasters); windows have tooled architraves. Mainly 6/6
sashes, where original, taller to ground floor, 3/3 sashes to
basement. End entrances: flight of 5 roll-edged steps to
5-panel doors (the upper panels raised and fielded, lower
panel with lozenge and fluted surround) with fanlights, that
to right with radial glazing bars. Attic roof dormers have 1/1
sashes. Wide eaves to main range. Rear retains 6/6, 8/8 and
6/6 with margin-light sashes; rear to No.22 has French windows
with margin-lights and decorative glazing bars.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: window guards to ground floor have
scrolled lozenge motif, also to sides of steps to No.22; No.20
has oval and quatrefoil frieze to porch. Railings to sides of
steps have scrolled lozenge motif.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Park Place was developed by 1832.
Forms a group with Nos 24-40 (qqv).
(Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork: Cheltenham:
1975-1984: 34).

Listing NGR: SO9433021371

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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