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Park End and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8902 / 51°53'24"N

Longitude: -2.085 / 2°5'5"W

OS Eastings: 394248

OS Northings: 221293

OS Grid: SO942212

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.FP7

Mapcode Global: VH947.TR3C

Entry Name: Park End and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387434

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475395

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
630-1/22/637 (West side)
05/05/72 No.29
Park End and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
PARK PLACE
(West side)
No.29
Park Villa)

GV II

Villa and attached railings. c1825-32. Stucco over brick with
concealed roof, ridge and rear stucco stacks, iron railings.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with basements, 3 first-floor windows.
Stucco detailing includes end pilasters, first-floor band,
tooled architraves to ground-floor windows; crowning frieze,
cornice and blocking course. 2/2 horizontal-pane sashes where
original in plain reveals and with sills. Basement has 8/8
sashes. Flight of 7 roll-edged steps to central entrance,
distyle Ionic porch with architrave, frieze and cornice with
blocking course; within a 3-panel, part-glazed door between
pilaster strips with sidelights and overlight. 3 windows deep
to right return: 2/2 horizontal-pane sashes where original
with tooled architraves. Conservatory to left return has 6/6
sashes and dentil frieze.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: X-motif railings to sides of porch;
scroll-motif boot scrapers.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Park Place was developed by 1832.
(Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork: Cheltenham:
1975-1984: 34).


Listing NGR: SO9424821283

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