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PILLAR BOX OUTSIDE HAMMOND COURT

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: PILLAR BOX OUTSIDE HAMMOND COURT

List entry Number: 1104257

Location

PILLAR BOX OUTSIDE HAMMOND COURT, COLLEGE LAWN

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: 06-Jul-1977

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 474572

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

CHELTENHAM

SO9521SW COLLEGE LAWN 630-1/24/292 (West side) 06/07/77 Pillar Box outside Hammond Court (Hammond Court not included)

II

Pillar box. 1866-77. Cast-iron. Designed by JW Penfold. Made by Cochrane Grove Company of Dudley. Hexagonal `Penfold' letter box with elaborated leaf decorated crest and lettering `VR'. Cheltenham has 8 of the surviving 94 Penfold-type Victorian pillar boxes reputed to survive in the country, others remain in Bayshill Road (qv), Duoro Road (qv), Evesham Road (qv), Lansdown Road (qv), Montpellier Walk (qv), Pittville Circus Road (qv) and St Paul's Road (qv). (Sampson A and Blake S: A Cheltenham Companion: Cheltenham: 1993-: 99; Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork: Cheltenham: 1975-1984: 68-9).





Listing NGR: SO9519621341

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Chatwin, A, Cheltenhams Ornamental Ironwork, (1975-1984), 68-9
Sampson, A, Blake, S , A Cheltenham Companion, (1993), 99

National Grid Reference: SO 95196 21341

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