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Number 59 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9041 / 51°54'14"N

Longitude: -2.0709 / 2°4'15"W

OS Eastings: 395215

OS Northings: 222841

OS Grid: SO952228

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.R6L

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.2D1N

Entry Name: Number 59 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387581

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475556

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
630-1/10/692 (East side)
12/03/55 No.59
and attached railings

GV II

Villa and attached railings. c1820-50. Stucco, scored in
imitation of ashlar over brick with concealed roof and iron
porch.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys on basement, 3 first-floor windows. End
bays break forwards and are pedimented, with stacks rising
above. Stucco detailing to breakforwards includes wide end
pilasters to ground floor surmounted by continuous deep frieze
with elliptical arches forming recesses over windows;
continuous first-floor sill band; first floor breakforwards
have end Doric pilasters; continuous frieze and entablature.
6/6 sashes in plain reveals throughout and with sills to
ground floor. Basement has 3/6 sashes. Flight of steps to
central entrance, double 6-panel doors with overlight with
margin lights. Left return has 3 first-floor windows. Similar
stucco detailing (but without pedimented breakforwards). 6/6
sashes, taller to ground floor.
INTERIOR: noted as retaining original joinery including
panelled shutters.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: porch has ornate scrolled hearts to
uprights and frieze; railings to sides of steps have scrolled
lozenge motif.
Occupies an important corner site and forms a group with (and
continuation of) Nos 1-7 Clarence Road (qv).

Listing NGR: SO9521522841

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

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