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Hilgay Lodge and Attached Area Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8874 / 51°53'14"N

Longitude: -2.085 / 2°5'5"W

OS Eastings: 394248

OS Northings: 220983

OS Grid: SO942209

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.MP3

Mapcode Global: VH947.TT3H

Plus Code: 9C3VVWP8+X2

Entry Name: Hilgay Lodge and Attached Area Railings

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388168

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476166

Location: Park, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

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


630-1/26/972 Hilgay Lodge and attached area
14/12/83 railings


Villa. c1834-40 with later additions and alterations including
C20 range to rear. Stucco over brick with hipped slate roof
and 2 tall stucco ridge stacks and rear stack; iron area
railings and brackets. Double-depth plan with central hallway
and full-height service range to rear at left, with further
addition to its rear.
EXTERIOR: stucco detailing includes ground-floor band; quoins
to ground-floor angles; first-floor band surmounted by
pilasters to ends and to sides of central window; tooled
architraves throughout with frieze and cornice to ground
floor. 6/6 sashes throughout, those to ground floor are
taller, all in plain reveals and with sills and tooled
architraves, those to ground floor have cornices, those to
first floor have plain aprons and frieze. Basement retains 6/6
sashes. Flight of 8 roll-edged steps to central entrance,
panelled pilasters with frieze and dentil cornice, within are
double part-glazed doors with margin-lights and overlight.
Rear and return retain 6/6 and 8/8 sashes.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: area railings have circle motif. Brackets
to tent-roofed hood to entrance and to ground-floor window of
right return.
HISTORICAL NOTE: The house is set in oval plan grounds and is
shown as laid out on Merrett's Map of 1834. Part of The Park
development laid out for Thomas Billings in 1833; the estate
was bought c1839 by architect SW Daukes, by which time most
houses had been built.
(The Buildings of England: Verey D: Gloucestershire: The Vale
and The Forest of Dean: London: 1970-: 153).

Listing NGR: SO9424620984

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

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