This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
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
Plus Code: 9C3VWW4H+C2
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.
Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings