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Terhill

A Grade II Listed Building in Pittville, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9038 / 51°54'13"N

Longitude: -2.0663 / 2°3'58"W

OS Eastings: 395535

OS Northings: 222807

OS Grid: SO955228

Mapcode National: GBR 2M5.LF8

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.4DHX

Entry Name: Terhill

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387448

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475409

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

SO9522NE PITTVILLE CIRCUS
630-1/11/651 (South side)
05/05/72 Terhill

GV II

Villa, now flats. c1840-50. Builder probably Edward Cope.
Stucco over brick with hipped slate roof and stuccoed end and
ridge stacks with cornices.
PLAN: double depth with double pitch roof.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and basement, 5 first-floor windows.
Centre window-bay recessed. Stucco detailing includes ornate
window jambs and wide sills on corbels to ground floor,
ground- and first-floor windows have cornices on consoles,
those to ground floor with tent hoods; first-floor windows
have decorative friezes and mounded sills on feet;
second-floor continuous sill band; crowning moulded frieze and
cornice with blocking course. Central former entrance has
steps to porch with 2 Ionic columns in antis, frieze and
cornice; within are part-glazed double doors (now fixed) with
sidelights and overlight. Further C20 entrance porch added to
right. 2/2 horizontal-pane sashes where original.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: continuous window boxes to ground floor
have rail and scroll motif supports.
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: SO9553522810

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