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92, Promenade

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8985 / 51°53'54"N

Longitude: -2.0775 / 2°4'38"W

OS Eastings: 394764

OS Northings: 222222

OS Grid: SO947222

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.X61

Mapcode Global: VH947.YJ2Y

Plus Code: 9C3VVWXF+C2

Entry Name: 92, Promenade

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387665

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475651

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: College

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham, St Mary with St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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630-1/13/748 (South East side)
05/05/72 No.92


Terraced house, now shop. c1820-40 with later additions and
alterations, including conversion to shop c1845; 1960s
ground-floor shop front. Ashlar over brick with slate roof and
right end brownish-red brick stack.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 3 first-floor windows. First floor has
horned 1/1 sashes. Crowning entablature and blocking course.
Ground floor has glazed shop front and glazed entrance.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: The Promenade was laid out in 1818 as a
tree-lined avenue from the Colonnade in the High Street to the
Sherborne Spa (on the site of the Queen's Hotel (qv)), by 1826
it was a carriage drive with gravelled walks to either side.
Buildings on the NW were the first to be developed. Although
originally on either side were 'rows of elegant houses,' by
1845 when Rowe wrote his Cheltenham Guide (published 1850) he
noted that 'nearly the whole of the left-hand (SE) side .. is
devoted to professional or business establishments.'
(The Buildings of England: Verey D: Gloucestershire: The Vale
and The Forest of Dean: London: 1970-: 146; Williams GA: Guide
Book to Cheltenham: 1824-: 29; Rowe G: Illustrated Cheltenham
Guide: Cheltenham: 1850-1969: 12).

Listing NGR: SO9476322220

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