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Stamford House and Attached Area Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8982 / 51°53'53"N

Longitude: -2.0763 / 2°4'34"W

OS Eastings: 394843

OS Northings: 222181

OS Grid: SO948221

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.XJH

Mapcode Global: VH947.YKP7

Plus Code: 9C3VVWXF+7F

Entry Name: Stamford House and Attached Area Railings

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387768

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475759

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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630-1/13/782 Stamford House and attached area
12/03/55 railings


House, now office, and attached area railings. c1820-34.
Stucco over brick with concealed roof; wrought- and iron
railings and verandah.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with basement, 4 first-floor windows.
Stucco detailing includes ground-floor rustication; incised
second-floor band; entablature over 2nd floor and crowning
cornice with blocking course. 6/6 sashes with 3/3 to second
floor and 3/6 to basement; those to ground floor in wider,
segmental-arched recesses; those to first floor in tooled
architraves, those to 2nd floor have incised Greek key
surround. Flight of 8 roll-edged steps to 6-panel door with
margin-lights and cambered overlight with batwing and circle
type glazing bars in segmental-arched recess.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: area railings have spearhead bars and
dogbars with urn finials. Stick railings to sides of steps.
Verandah has roundel and heart to balustrade and double scroll
motif to uprights; openwork frieze.

Listing NGR: SO9484322181

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