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Latitude: 51.8942 / 51°53'39"N
Longitude: -2.0833 / 2°4'59"W
OS Eastings: 394364
OS Northings: 221746
OS Grid: SO943217
Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.83B
Mapcode Global: VH947.VN07
Plus Code: 9C3VVWV8+MM
Entry Name: Barrowby House (Number 3) Suffolk Court (Number 4) and Attached Railings
Listing Date: 12 March 1955
Last Amended: 26 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387947
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475941
Location: Park, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50
Electoral Ward/Division: Park
Built-Up Area: Cheltenham
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Leckhampton St Philip and St James
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO9421NW SUFFOLK PLACE
630-1/17/861 Nos.3 AND 4
12/03/55 Barrowby House (No.3), Suffolk Court
(No.4) and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
Terrace of houses, now flats, and attached railings. Numbered
right to left, described left to right. c1832. Ashlar over
brick with brick party-wall stacks and wrought- and iron
railings and balconies. Double-depth plan with service ranges
to rear, that to left has 3-storey service range, otherwise 1-
and 2-storey service ranges.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with basements and attics, 6 first-floor
windows. Between first and second floors are pairs of bands
with incised Greek key motif. Continuous first-floor sill
band. 6/6 sashes where original, with 3/3 sashes to third
floor; all in plain reveals. Entrances to left: flights of
steps to 6-fielded-panel doors with fanlights. Attics: gabled
roof dormers have 3/3 sashes. Rear retains 6/6 and 3/6 sashes.
Left return has 3 blind windows and a 6/6 sash.
INTERIOR: No.3 retains original plasterwork including bead and
reel moulding; some fireplaces; dogleg staircase with stick
balusters and newel post; arch on corbels to hall; joinery
includes 4-panel doors. Suffolk Court has dogleg staircase
with stick balusters and mahogany handrail, otherwise not
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: first-floor individual balconies have
rods and central ornate panels. Area lancet railings and to
sides of steps have spearheads and anthemion finials to
HISTORICAL NOTE: shown on Merrett's 1834 Map.
Forms a group with Montpellier House, Suffolk Place (qv).
(Merrett HS: Plan of the Town of Cheltenham: 1834-).
Listing NGR: SO9435121750
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