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LANSDOWN COURT EAST AND LANSDOWN COURT WEST

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: LANSDOWN COURT EAST AND LANSDOWN COURT WEST

List entry Number: 1103853

Location

LANSDOWN COURT EAST AND LANSDOWN COURT WEST, MALVERN ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Mar-1955

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 474980

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History

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Details

CHELTENHAM

SO9421NW MALVERN ROAD 630-1/17/515 (West side) 12/03/55 Lansdown Court East and Lansdown Court West

GV II

Pair of semi-detached villas, now flats. c1830-1835. Architect: RW Jearrad. Ashlar over brick with hipped slate roof and iron balconies. Italianate style. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys on basement, with 4-stage 'towers', 1:4:1 first-floor windows and 2-storey, 2-bay ranges set back to either side; service ranges to rear. Double depth plan with projecting porches to angles of main range and recessed single-bays. Ashlar detailing includes tooled architraves to all windows, those to first floor are eared, those to ground floor are round-arched and have continuous impost band. Casement windows throughout, those to ground floor are tall and have fanlights. Wide eaves on paired brackets. Porches have round-arched openings to 3 sides with tooled heads on imposts and keystones, flights of roll-edged steps to panelled doors with fanlights. Towers are set back from entrance bays as 4th storey, and have round-arched openings. INTERIOR: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: ground-floor windows have individual balconies with embellished rods and anthemion motif. HISTORICAL NOTE: RW and C Jearrad bought the Lansdown development from Pearson Thompson c1829-30, dismissing his architect, JB Papworth, and continuing building to their own designs.





Listing NGR: SO9407621925

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National Grid Reference: SO 94099 21935

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