History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Weston House

A Grade II Listed Building in Pittville, Gloucestershire

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

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

Plus Code: 9C3VWW3J+WC

Entry Name: Weston House

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387460

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475422

Location: Pittville, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52

County: Gloucestershire

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

Tagged with: House

Find accommodation in
Cheltenham

Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9522NW PITTVILLE LAWN
630-1/10/659 (East side)
12/03/55 No.17
Weston House

GV II

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
architectural group.
(Blake S: Pittville: 1824-1860: Cheltenham: 1988-: 70).

Listing NGR: SO9535422922

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

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.