43 Portland Street
- 12 Dec 2001
- 43 Portland Street, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52 2NX
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SO9522NW PORTLAND STREET 630-1/10/690 (East side) 05/05/72 No.43
Villa. c1830. Ashlar over brick (painted to side ranges) with concealed roof; brick stack to right. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys on basement; pedimented 3-window range. Ionic pilasters through ground and first floors, entablature and pediment; horizontal rustication drawn into voussoirs over ground-floor windows with first-floor bands above. Central entrance in architrave with Tuscan pilasters, architrave, frieze and cornice, within a 4-panel door with side-lights and overlight with lattice glazing bars and margin-lights. 1/1 replacement sashes throughout, those to first floor have tooled architraves. INTERIOR: dogleg staircase has alternate stick and embellished balusters with wreathed handrail. Plasterwork remains to hall.
HISTORICAL NOTE: probably shown on Merrett's 1834 Map. A fine pedimented temple front. (Merrett HS: Plan of the Town of Cheltenham: 1834-).
Listing NGR: SO9516422740
© Lorna Freeman. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Freeman, Lorna
Rights Holder: Freeman, Lorna
Ashlar, Brick, Georgian Villa, Victorian Agriculture And Subsistence, Land Use Site, Domestic, House, Dwelling