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Latitude: 51.9053 / 51°54'19"N
Longitude: -2.0693 / 2°4'9"W
OS Eastings: 395328
OS Northings: 222973
OS Grid: SO953229
Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.KNF
Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.2CWR
Entry Name: Halsey House
Listing Date: 12 March 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1388187
English Heritage Legacy ID: 476185
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52
Electoral Ward/Division: Pittville
Built-Up Area: Cheltenham
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Cheltenham Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO9522NW WELLINGTON ROAD
630-1/10/984 (South side)
12/03/55 Halsey House, Nos 1-4 (consecutive)
Formerly known as: Primrose Lawn WELLINGTON ROAD.
Villa, now flats. c1828-1832. Stucco over brick with concealed
roof and iron window box.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys on basement, 3 first-floor windows. Stucco
detailing includes full-height end Doric pilasters and either
side of central window, which interrupt first and second-floor
bands; surmounting frieze and cornice with blocking course and
copings. Double depth plan with central hallway. Plinth.
Ground and first floors have 6/6 sashes, taller to ground
floor. Second floor has 3/3 sashes. All windows in plain
reveals and with sills. Basement has casement windows. Flight
of steps to central entrance a 4-panel door with sidelights
and overlight with margin-lights; in distyle Ionic porch with
engaged Ionic pilasters, entablature has pulvinated frieze and
INTERIOR: noted as retaining original joinery including
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: simple window box to central first-floor
HISTORICAL NOTE: Originally known as Primrose Lawn, this house
partly built was transferred from John Gray, builder for »400
to Captain William Broughton, RN and completed by him as his
own residence. Part of the development of this area undertaken
for Joseph Pitt in 1825-42, the general layout being designed
by the architect John Forbes.
(Blake S: Pittville: 1824-1860: Cheltenham: 1988-: 63).
Listing NGR: SO9545222985
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