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Latitude: 51.9054 / 51°54'19"N
Longitude: -2.07 / 2°4'11"W
OS Eastings: 395282
OS Northings: 222989
OS Grid: SO952229
Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.KGW
Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.2CKN
Entry Name: Evesham House little Evesham House
Listing Date: 12 March 1955
Last Amended: 26 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1388190
English Heritage Legacy ID: 476188
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
630-1/10/986 (South side)
12/03/55 Little Evesham House
(Formerly Listed as:
Evesham House (No.21) and Little
Includes: No.21 Evesham House EVESHAM ROAD.
2 semi-detached villas. c1833 for Honourable Andrew Ramsay;
Little Evesham House, to south, probably c1841. Stucco over
brick with concealed roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys on basement, 4 first-floor windows. Stucco
detailing includes 4 Doric pilasters (between windows and
door) to left, continuous first-floor dentil entablature,
which breaks forwards over pilasters; tooled architraves to
first-floor windows; crowning dentil entablature and low
parapet with copings. 2/2 horizontal-pane sashes where
original. All windows in plain reveals and with sills. Ground
floor has 6 openings, the second is round-arched. Entrance to
left in single-storey porch a 4-panel part-glazed door with
sidelights; porch has cornice.
Right return to Evesham Road has 3 first-floor windows.
Entrance to centre has 2 fluted Ionic half-columns in entasis
through ground and first floors to either side of central
window with paired Doric pillars to ends, crowning dentil
entablature. Flight of steps to central entrance a 4-panel
door with sidelights and overlight with margin-lights.
Ground-floor windows have tooled architraves and pediments on
console brackets, that to right in breakforward and with 1/1
lugged sash, that to left a blind window. First floor has 6/6
sashes. Rear retains 6/6 sashes.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: built as 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-: 68).
Listing NGR: SO9527922989
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