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40, Park Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8902 / 51°53'24"N

Longitude: -2.0843 / 2°5'3"W

OS Eastings: 394295

OS Northings: 221301

OS Grid: SO942213

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.FVP

Mapcode Global: VH947.TRH9

Entry Name: 40, Park Place

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387439

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475400

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
630-1/22/642 (East side)
05/05/72 No.40
(Formerly Listed as:
PARK PLACE
(East side)
Nos.20-40 (Even))
(Formerly Listed as:
ASHFORD ROAD
No.8)

GV II

Includes: No.8 ASHFORD ROAD.
2 semi-detached villas. c1820-32. Stucco over brick with
hipped slate roof and central stucco stack and brick rear
stack; iron porch and verandah. L-shaped on plan with side
hallways and service ranges at rear.
EXTERIOR: main range of 2 storeys on basement with 2-storey
entrance bay set back to left, 4 first-floor windows arranged
1:2:1. Stucco detailing includes first-floor band to left and
central pilasters through ground and first floors with sunk
panel. 6/6 sashes where original, taller to ground floor, at
right a canted bay has 8-pane French window with margin-lights
between 4-pane lights and with dentil frieze. End entrance to
left: flight of steps to 5-panel door (the upper panels raised
and fielded, lower with fluted surrounds) with fanlight. Right
return (to Ashford Road): 1:2 first-floor windows (range at
right breaks forward). First floor has two 6/6 sashes and
blind window. Basement has 3/6 sashes. Ground floor: central
entrance, 5 steps to 3-panel door with margin-lights and
overlight with glazing bars, recessed in round-arched
surround. Wide eaves.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: Porch to left has scrolled uprights and
openwork frieze. Verandah has X-motif balustrade and fretted
timber uprights.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Park Place was developed by 1832.
Forms a group with and abuts Nos 20-36 (even) Park Place
(qqv).


Listing NGR: SO9429721304

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

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