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100, Promenade

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8984 / 51°53'54"N

Longitude: -2.0777 / 2°4'39"W

OS Eastings: 394750

OS Northings: 222207

OS Grid: SO947222

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.X4T

Mapcode Global: VH947.XKZ1

Plus Code: 9C3VVWXC+9W

Entry Name: 100, Promenade

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387681

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475667

Location: College, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: College

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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630-1/13/751 (South East side)
12/03/55 No.100


Terraced house, now shop. c1820-40, with conversion to shop
probably c1845; shop front c1900 and reglazing c1980. Stucco
over brick with concealed roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 3 first-floor windows. First floor has
6/6 sashes in plain reveals. Crowning entablature. Ground
floor shop front has outer pilasters with sunk panels with
egg-and-dart moulding and dentil cornice. Windows canted
inwards to glazed door with overlight.
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 has become a carriage drive with spacious gravelled walks
on either side. 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
(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: SO9475322203

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