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Latitude: 51.9061 / 51°54'21"N
Longitude: -2.0724 / 2°4'20"W
OS Eastings: 395112
OS Northings: 223065
OS Grid: SO951230
Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.JTM
Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.1C73
Entry Name: Tregenna and Rowanleigh and Attached Railings
Listing Date: 5 May 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1388193
English Heritage Legacy ID: 476191
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50
Electoral Ward/Division: Pittville
Built-Up Area: Cheltenham
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Cheltenham St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO9523SW WELLINGTON SQUARE
630-1/6/988 (South side)
05/05/72 Nos.16 AND 17
Tregenna (No.16) and Rowanleigh
(No.17) and attached railings
Pair of semi-detached villas and attached railings. 1835-6.
Ashlar over brick with concealed roof, stuccoed party-wall
stack and iron railings and balconies.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with basement, 6 first-floor windows
(3:3). Double depth plan with outer hallways. Ashlar detailing
includes ground-floor band, surmounted by Doric pilasters to
either side of door and to party-wall, moulded first-floor
band, surmounted by similar outer and party-wall pilasters,
crowning entablature and blocking course. Tooled architraves
to windows throughout, those to first floor have corbel
brackets with sill between. 6/6 sashes to ground and first
floors, all in plain reveals. Basement has 4/8 sashes. Flights
of roll-edged steps to outer entrances, basket-arched openings
with pilasters to responds and within are recessed 5-panel
doors with sidelights and overlights with margin-lights.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: stick railings to sides of steps, area
arrowhead railings. Ground floor has individual balconies with
scrolled heart motif.
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. All the listed
buildings in Wellington Square form a good group, laid out
around a central grassed area.
(Blake S: Pittville: 1824-1860: Cheltenham: 1988-: 63).
Listing NGR: SO9511423059
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