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Numbers 58 and 60 with Attached Wall and Pier to Number 58 and Attached Railings to Number 60

A Grade II Listed Building in Pittville, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9061 / 51°54'22"N

Longitude: -2.0647 / 2°3'52"W

OS Eastings: 395645

OS Northings: 223066

OS Grid: SO956230

Mapcode National: GBR 2M5.DTM

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.5CB3

Entry Name: Numbers 58 and 60 with Attached Wall and Pier to Number 58 and Attached Railings to Number 60

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387600

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475575

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

SO9523SE PRESTBURY ROAD
630-1/7/709 (North side)
12/03/55 Nos.58 AND 60
with attached wall and pier to No.58
and attached railings to No.60
(Formerly Listed as:
PRESTBURY ROAD
(North side)
Nos.34-60 (Even))

GV II

Pair of semi-detached villas with attached wall, piers and
railings. 1838-9. By Abraham Tyler, builder, who completed
many houses in Pittville. Stucco over brick with hipped slate
roof and stucco party-wall stacks; iron verandah to No.60.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 6 first-floor windows, with attached
2-low-storey bay at right. Stucco detailing includes
continuous ground-floor sills band; first-floor band
surmounted by 3 Doric pilasters between central windows. 2/2
horizontal-pane windows where original, all in plain reveals
and with sills. Bay to right has 4/4 sashes. Basement has 6/6
sashes. End entrances: flights of steps to 4-panel doors with
sidelights and divided overlights. Wide eaves.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: verandah to right has x-and-circle motif
to uprights and openwork frieze. Window boxes to No.58 have
X-motif. Wall approx 2m high to left with pier shared with
No.56 (qv). Dividing arrowhead railings.
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.
Nos 34-60 (even) Prestbury Road (qqv) form a group of
semi-detached villas.
(Blake S: Pittville: 1824-1860: Cheltenham: 1988-: 74-75).


Listing NGR: SO9564923070

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