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Eglinton East and Eglinton West

A Grade II Listed Building in Pittville, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9043 / 51°54'15"N

Longitude: -2.067 / 2°4'1"W

OS Eastings: 395483

OS Northings: 222863

OS Grid: SO954228

Mapcode National: GBR 2M5.D7M

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.4D3J

Entry Name: Eglinton East and Eglinton West

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387444

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475405

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: Pittville

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham All Saints (Pittville)

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9522NW PITTVILLE CIRCUS
630-1/10/647 (South side)
05/05/72 Eglinton East and Eglinton West

GV II

Villa, now 2 dwellings. c1840-50 with later additions and
alterations. Builder, Edward Cope. Stucco over brick with
slate roof and stucco end stacks. Tudor Gothic style.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and basement, 3 first-floor windows. Ends
break forwards slightly and are gabled, and 2-storey, 1-window
range set back at left. First-floor sill band. Mullion and
transom windows. Central entrance with 'Gothic' surround
(East), stepped 'buttresses' with pinnacles and arcaded
frieze; double 4-pointed-panel doors with pointed overlight
with Gothic glazing bars. Ground floor has 3-light wooden
mullion and transom windows, first floor has pairs of 2/2
sashes with central mullion, all in plain surrounds and with
sills, hoodmoulds with label stops to outer windows. Wide
eaves and finials. Range at left has 6/6 sashes and C20 porch
to angle with panelled door.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: The Circus was laid out in 1839-40 by Cope on
land purchased from Joseph Pitt. However the basic layout of
the Pittville Estate was designed by John Forbes.
(Sampson A and Blake S: A Cheltenham Companion: Cheltenham:
1993-: 47,96).

Listing NGR: SO9548422866

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