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Latitude: 51.8907 / 51°53'26"N
Longitude: -2.0839 / 2°5'2"W
OS Eastings: 394321
OS Northings: 221355
OS Grid: SO943213
Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.FYS
Mapcode Global: VH947.TQPY
Entry Name: Numbers 24 and 26 and Attached Railings to Number 26
Listing Date: 5 May 1972
Last Amended: 26 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387431
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475392
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50
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
SO9421SW PARK PLACE
630-1/22/634 (East side)
05/05/72 Nos.24 AND 26
and attached railings to No.26
(Formerly Listed as:
Pair of semi-detached villas and attached railings to No.26.
c1832. Stucco over brick with hipped slate roof, central
stucco stacks and cast- and wrought-iron balconies, railings
PLAN: main range with entrance bays set back to sides and
single-storey on basement end service ranges to rear.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys on basement with attics, 6 first-floor
windows arranged 1:4:1. Stucco detailing to main range
includes pilasters at ends and centre to ground and first
floors with sunk panels, decorated first-floor band and ornate
crowning frieze (both with anthemion motif), cornice, frieze
and cornice; windows have tooled architraves. 6/6 sashes
throughout, those to ground floor are taller. End entrances,
flights of roll-edged steps to 5-panel doors with fanlights
with radial glazing bars. Wide eaves. Attic dormers have
casements. Rear retains 6/6 sashes; round-arched staircase
windows, that to No.24 with 6/6 sash with radial glazing bars
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: porches have scrolled lozenge motif to
uprights and oval and openwork friezes. Individual balconies
to ground floor have double scrolled lozenge motif, a design
used at Nos 1-16 Clarence Square (qv) which was being
developed concurrently. Arrowhead railings to sides of steps
at right with bars and dogbars.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Park Place was developed by 1832.
Forms a group with and abuts Nos 20 and 22 (qv) and Nos 28-40
(Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork: Cheltenham:
Listing NGR: SO9432421358
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