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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387590
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475565
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
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:
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
Nos 32-66 (even) (qqv) form a group.
(Blake S: Pittville: 1824-1860: Cheltenham: 1988-: 74-75).
Listing NGR: SO9554822999
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