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Wellesley House, Daylesford House and Beckaford House and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Pittville, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9064 / 51°54'23"N

Longitude: -2.0712 / 2°4'16"W

OS Eastings: 395200

OS Northings: 223101

OS Grid: SO952231

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.K4N

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.1BXW

Entry Name: Wellesley House, Daylesford House and Beckaford House and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388208

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476206

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

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

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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9523SW WELLINGTON SQUARE
630-1/6/997 (East side)
12/03/55 Wellesley House, Daylesford House
and Beckaford House and attached
railings

GV II

Terrace of 3 houses. 1838-9, and 1840 (Wellesley House).
Stucco over brick with concealed roof, end and party-wall
brick and stucco stacks and wrought-iron verandahs, balcony
and iron railings. Double depth plan with side hallways.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with basement, 9 first-floor windows (3
per house). Stucco detailing includes horizontal rustication
to ground floor drawn into voussoirs over openings.
Elliptically-arched recesses to windows. Crowning entablature
and blocking course. 6/6 sashes throughout, taller to first
floor, all in plain reveals and with sills and most with blind
boxes; basement has 8/8 sashes. Entrances to right, left and
right, flights of steps to 4-panel, part-glazed doors with
sidelights and overlights with margin-lights.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: spearhead railings to sides of steps.
Verandahs to right and continuous balcony to left at first
floor have Carron Company single heart and anthemion motif,
verandahs have scrolled lozenge with openwork friezes and tent
roofs.
All the listed buildings in Wellington Square form a good
group, laid out around a grassed central area.
(Blake S: Pittville: 1824-1860: Cheltenham: 1988-: 65).

Listing NGR: SO9520723092

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