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Numbers 34 and 36 and Attached Forecourt Railings and with Area Railings to Number 34

A Grade II Listed Building in Pittville, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9055 / 51°54'19"N

Longitude: -2.0661 / 2°3'58"W

OS Eastings: 395546

OS Northings: 222998

OS Grid: SO955229

Mapcode National: GBR 2M5.DGV

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.4CKL

Entry Name: Numbers 34 and 36 and Attached Forecourt Railings and with Area Railings to Number 34

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387590

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475565

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

SO9522NE PRESTBURY ROAD
630-1/11/700 (North West side)
12/03/55 Nos.34 AND 36
and attached forecourt railings, and
with area railings to No.34
(Formerly Listed as:
PRESTBURY ROAD
(North side)
Nos.34-60 (Even))

GV II

Pair of semi-detached villas and attached railings. 1840-1.
Built by Abraham Tyler, builder, who had completed many houses
in Pittville. Stucco over brick with shallow hipped roof with
stucco and party-wall and rear stacks; iron railings. Double
depth plan with inner side hallways and 2-lower-storey service
ranges to rear.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys on basement, 6 first-floor windows. 6/6
sashes where original, all in plain reveals and with sills.
Paired central porch has Doric pillars to ends and centre and
engaged pilasters; flight of roll-edged steps to 4-panel
doors, the upper panels raised and fielded. lower panels
flush, with sidelights and overlights with margin lights.
Raised and coped divide with kneeler to roof. Rear retains 8/8
sash with margin lights and 6/6 sashes.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: Area railings to left have X-motif.
Arrowhead forecourt railings and gates with urn finials.
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. Houses to the NW
side of Prestbury Road are shown as laid out on Merrett's Map
of 1834.
Nos 32-66 (even) (qqv) form a group.
(Blake S: Pittville: 1824-1860: Cheltenham: 1988-: 74-75).

Listing NGR: SO9554822999

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