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1, Queens Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Lansdown, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8939 / 51°53'38"N

Longitude: -2.0911 / 2°5'27"W

OS Eastings: 393828

OS Northings: 221711

OS Grid: SO938217

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.64J

Mapcode Global: VH947.PNWH

Plus Code: 9C3VVWV5+HH

Entry Name: 1, Queens Road

Listing Date: 30 August 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387755

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475745

Location: Lansdown, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: Lansdown

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


630-1/16/769 (North side)
30/09/97 No.1


Villa. c1830-34. Stucco over brick with hipped slate roof and
stuccoed ridge stacks with cornices; iron balconies. A 3-sided
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys on basement, 4 first-floor windows. Right
end, wider bay breaks forwards. Stucco detailing includes
tooled architraves to windows, those to first floor on feet.
First floor has three 1/1 sashes, right blind opening. Ground
floor has tripartite window with 1/1 sashes at left and blind,
round-arched window at right with keystone. Off-centre
entrance a 4-panel door with overlight in Doric pillared porch
with entablature. Blind openings to basement. Wide eaves on
brackets. Right return has 4 first-floor windows, all 1/1
sashes in tooled architraves and with feet to first floor, the
third, first-floor window is blind. Basement has 1/1 sashes.
Rear (garden) facade has 6 first-floor windows, the 3 to left
are in full-height canted bay. Mainly 1/1 sashes in tooled
architraves, those to first floor on feet. Ground floor has
French windows to centre of bay.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: Right and rear returns have Carron
Company heart-and-anthemion motif continuous balconies to
ground floor; further individual balcony to canted angle.
Steps down from French doors have stick balusters with
wreathed handrail. Balcony to right return on embellished
brackets; that to rear on stanchions. To front entrance a
tent-roofed hood on embellished scroll brackets.
HISTORICAL NOTE: shown as built and called 'Westall' on
Merrett's Map of 1834.
Occupies a prominent corner site at the junction with Lansdown
Road, a major approach to Cheltenham.
(Pollock K: Notes).

Listing NGR: SO9382821714

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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