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Pair of Gate Piers to Longford House to Southeast of Carriage Sweep

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8888 / 51°53'19"N

Longitude: -2.0874 / 2°5'14"W

OS Eastings: 394081

OS Northings: 221140

OS Grid: SO940211

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.F32

Mapcode Global: VH947.RSVF

Entry Name: Pair of Gate Piers to Longford House to Southeast of Carriage Sweep

Listing Date: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388107

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476105

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

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

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Listing Text


630-1/22/926 (North side)
Pair of gate piers and boundary pier
to Longford House (No.123)


Pair of gate piers to carriage sweep with boundary pier.
c1833. Piers: ashlar over brick, now painted and stuccoed.
Piers alike: square on plan; shaped plinths, shafts have sunk
panels with crowning band, frieze, cornice and pyramidal caps.
Forms a unit with Pair of gate piers to south-east of carriage
sweep to Longford House (qv).
An integral part of a group of original piers (qqv) forming a
significant streetscape feature in The Park.

Listing NGR: SO9409321160

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

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