Numbers 50 And 52 And Attached Railings

15 Jun 2006
Numbers 50 And 52 And Attached Railings, 50 And 52 London Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52 6DY
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


SO9521NE LONDON ROAD 630-1/20/485 (North side) 14/12/83 Nos.50 AND 52 and attached railings


Pair of houses, now flats and attached railings. c1830-60. Stucco over brick with concealed roof, ridge and end stucco stacks with cornices on consoles and iron railings and balcony. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and basement, 6 first-floor windows with set-back 2-storey entrance bays to either side. Stucco detailing includes horizontal ground-floor rustication surmounted by first-floor band and quoins to angles; tooled architraves to first- and second-floor windows with panelled aprons to first floor and sills on feet to second floor; crowning frieze and cornice to main and side ranges, low parapet with panels to side ranges. 1/1 and 2/2 sashes. Entrances, flight of steps with panelled stucco flanking walls to 4-panel doors with fanlights with tooled arches over and imposts with acanthus keystones. Returns have canted full-height bays and round-arched staircase windows, 6/6 sashes with radial glazing to heads. INTERIOR: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: ground-floor balcony has ornate balusters between stucco plinths; area railings to returns have X-motifs. An identical design to Nos 54 and 56 London Road (qv). Group value with Nos 3-19 (odd) and 4-18 (even) Sydenham Villas Road (qqv).

Listing NGR: SO9553421885


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0914 IOE Records taken by Peter Harnwell; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Peter Harnwell. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Harnwell, Peter

Rights Holder: Harnwell, Peter


Brick, Iron, Stucco, Georgian House, Victorian Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Railings, Barrier, Apartment