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Victoria House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.901 / 51°54'3"N

Longitude: -2.0807 / 2°4'50"W

OS Eastings: 394546

OS Northings: 222503

OS Grid: SO945225

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.NT6

Mapcode Global: VH947.WHD0

Entry Name: Victoria House

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387866

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475858

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: Lansdown

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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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9422NE ST JAMES'S SQUARE
630-1/9/833 (East side)
12/03/55 No.9
Victoria House

GV II

2 house, now offices. c1834-50. Stucco over brick with brick
stacks and iron railings and balcony.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys (on basement at centre), 8 first-floor
windows (arranged 1:6:1), with single storey, single bay range
at right. End bays are set back. Stucco detailing to main
range includes: plinth, full-height pilasters with sunk panels
to ends and party-wall, first- and second-floor bands;
crowning entablature. 6/6 sashes throughout, all in plain
reveals and with sills, those to first floor in tooled
architraves, those to ground floor have incised,
elliptically-arched Greek key surrounds. Basement has 3/3
sashes with margin-lights. Entrances to outer bays: steps to
part-glazed 4-panel and 6-panel doors with overlights, set
back behind 2 Doric pillars with entablature which support
overhang.
Right return has 3 round-arched sashes, otherwise 6/6 sashes.
INTERIOR: retains original joinery and plasterwork, including
2 staircases with stick balusters with wreathed handrails.
Otherwise not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: continuous first-floor balcony has Carron
Company double-heart-and-anthemion motif balustrade.

Listing NGR: SO9454622503

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

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