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

Cheltenham (District Authority)
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SO 94393 21806



SO9421NW MONTPELLIER EXCHANGE 630-1/17/527 (South side) 05/05/72 Barclay's Bank


Shops, now bank. 1843 with later alterations including mansard roof. Architect: possibly Samuel W Daukes and J Hamilton. Ashlar over brick with slate mansard roof. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attic, 6 first-floor windows. Ground floor has plinth; banded rustication surmounted by cornice; first-floor windows have tooled architraves, frieze and cornice over first floor. Angles are chamfered. Left end and off-centre right entrances, double 2-fielded-panel doors with overlights in tooled architraves, that to left in recess; further recess to 4th ground-floor opening and at right end. Two 6/6 between 2/2 sashes, two 6/6 sashes. First floor has 6/9 sashes. Attic has 3/6 sashes. Returns are 2 windows deep, those to ground floor are 6/6 sashes in shared architrave; first floor has two 6/9 sashes to left and blind opening and 2/2 sash to left. 'MONTPELLIER EXCHANGE' carved to right return. Rounded angles to rear; rear retains 6/6 sashes. INTERIOR: reputed to have narrow open-well staircase with stick balusters. HISTORICAL NOTE: built as a block of 3 shops. This may have been designed by SW Daukes and J Hamilton who, c1844, were designing shops on Rotunda Terrace, Montpellier Street (qv). Occupies an important site at the junction of Montpellier Walk, Montpellier Terrace and Lansdown Road. (Sampson A and Blake S: A Cheltenham Companion: Cheltenham: 1993-; Blake S: 'The Building of the Montpellier Shops': Cheltenham Local History Society Journal: 1984-).

Listing NGR: SO9439321811


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Books and journals
Sampson, A, Blake, S , A Cheltenham Companion, (1993)
Blake, S, 'Cheltenham Local History Society Journal' in The Building of the Montpellier Shops, (1984)


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

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Date: 17 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/04102/28
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Geoffrey Preece. Source Historic England Archive
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