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Latitude: 51.9048 / 51°54'17"N
Longitude: -2.0678 / 2°4'4"W
OS Eastings: 395429
OS Northings: 222916
OS Grid: SO954229
Mapcode National: GBR 2M5.D1Z
Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.3DN4
Entry Name: Numbers 18 to 33 with Forecourt Railings to Numbers 20, 24 and 26
Listing Date: 5 May 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387586
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475561
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 PRESTBURY ROAD
630-1/10/696 (North side)
05/05/72 Nos.18-30 (Even)
with attached forecourt railings to
Nos.20, 24 and 26
Terrace of 6 houses with attached forecourt railings to Nos
20, 24 and 26. c1839-40. Stucco over brick with concealed roof
and brick and stucco end and party-wall stacks; iron railings
and window guards.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 16 + 1 first-floor windows (2 to left
house, then 3 per house with that to right in curved end).
Left dwelling breaks forwards; right dwelling curved on plan
at right. Stucco detailing includes horizontal rustication to
ground floor and voussoirs over openings except at left;
continuous first-floor band; crowning entablature. Mainly 6/6
sashes where original, with some 2/2 horizontal-pane sashes
(to Nos 18 and 24), all in plain reveals and with sills.
Basements have 8/8, 3/6 and 6/6 sashes where original.
Entrances: that to No. 18 to right and with distyle Doric
porch, otherwise to left, flights of roll-edged steps to
3-panel doors with overlights, some with margin-lights.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: arrowhead forecourt railings, and to
sides of steps, with urn finials to stanchion. Window boxes to
ground floor at right have scroll motif.
HISTORICAL NOTE: built as part of the development of this area
undertaken for Joseph Pitt in 1835-42, the general layout
being designed by the architect John Forbes.
(Blake S: Pittville: 1824-1860: Cheltenham: 1988-: 74).
Listing NGR: SO9544322925
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