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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
Plus Code: 9C3VWW3M+P5
Entry Name: Eglinton East and Eglinton West
Listing Date: 5 May 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387444
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475405
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52
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
SO9522NW PITTVILLE CIRCUS
630-1/10/647 (South side)
05/05/72 Eglinton East and Eglinton West
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:
Listing NGR: SO9548422866
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