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Latitude: 51.9048 / 51°54'17"N
Longitude: -2.0689 / 2°4'8"W
OS Eastings: 395355
OS Northings: 222921
OS Grid: SO953229
Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.KQS
Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.3D33
Entry Name: Weston House
Listing Date: 12 March 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387460
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475422
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 Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO9522NW PITTVILLE LAWN
630-1/10/659 (East side)
Villa, now surgery. 1841-2. For James Creed. Stucco over brick
with concealed roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys on basement with attics, 3 first-floor
windows. Stucco detailing includes plinth, quoins to angles,
tooled architraves to first-floor windows, those to ground
floor have Tuscan pilasters to surrounds and between lights,
and frieze and cornice; first-floor tooled sill band; crowning
tooled frieze and cornice with blocking course, raised to
centre. First floor has 6/6 sashes; ground floor has
tripartite windows, 2/2 horizontal-pane sashes; basement has
8/8 sashes, all in plain reveals, those to ground floor have
sills. Attic roof dormers have C20 casement windows. Central
entrance, flight of 8 roll-edged steps to Ionic porch with 2
pairs of fluted columns, architrave, frieze and pediment.
INTERIOR: photographs dated 1993 show dogleg staircase with
alternate stick and embellished rod balustrade and wreathed
handrail, alternate acanthus modillions and flowers to hall
cornice, otherwise not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Built as part of the development of this area
undertaken for Joseph Pitt in 1825-42, the general layout
being designed by the architect John Forbes.
All the villas along Pittville Lawn form a distinguished
(Blake S: Pittville: 1824-1860: Cheltenham: 1988-: 70).
Listing NGR: SO9535422922
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