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43, Portland Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9032 / 51°54'11"N

Longitude: -2.0717 / 2°4'18"W

OS Eastings: 395163

OS Northings: 222740

OS Grid: SO951227

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.R1F

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.1FMC

Entry Name: 43, Portland Street

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387579

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475554

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 Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9522NW PORTLAND STREET
630-1/10/690 (East side)
05/05/72 No.43

II

Villa. c1830. Ashlar over brick (painted to side ranges) with
concealed roof; brick stack to right.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys on basement; pedimented 3-window range.
Ionic pilasters through ground and first floors, entablature
and pediment; horizontal rustication drawn into voussoirs over
ground-floor windows with first-floor bands above. Central
entrance in architrave with Tuscan pilasters, architrave,
frieze and cornice, within a 4-panel door with side-lights and
overlight with lattice glazing bars and margin-lights. 1/1
replacement sashes throughout, those to first floor have
tooled architraves.
INTERIOR: dogleg staircase has alternate stick and embellished
balusters with wreathed handrail. Plasterwork remains to hall.
HISTORICAL NOTE: probably shown on Merrett's 1834 Map.
A fine pedimented temple front.
(Merrett HS: Plan of the Town of Cheltenham: 1834-).

Listing NGR: SO9516422740

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