NUMBER 2 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1104262
Date first listed:
14-Dec-1983
Date of most recent amendment:
26-Nov-1998
Statutory Address:
NUMBER 2 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, CRESCENT PLACE

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Location

Statutory Address:
NUMBER 2 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, CRESCENT PLACE

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

County:
Gloucestershire
District:
Cheltenham (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SO 94731 22476

Details

CHELTENHAM

SO9422SE CRESCENT PLACE 630-1/13/297 (West side) 14/12/83 No.2 and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: CRESCENT PLACE (West side) John Dower House (Forestry Commission) and No.2)

GV II

2 terraced houses, now offices and attached railings. c1820-25, shown as laid out on the Post Office Map of 1820, with later alterations. Stucco over brick with slate roof and tall reddish-brown brick party-wall stack with cornice; iron area railings. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys on basement, 3 first-floor windows. Stucco detailing includes first- and second-floor bands; crowning frieze, cornice and blocking course. Mainly 6/6 sashes, taller to first floor and with sills; three 8-pane French windows to ground floor. Basement has plank door and 3-light window. Entrances: that to No.2 at left, flight of roll-edged steps to double 4-panel doors in Doric pilastered surround with frieze, cornice and blocking course. Otherwise entrance to return. Right return: 3 storeys on basement, 3 first-floor windows. The left end is taller. Plinth. Stucco detailing includes first-floor band and continuous second-floor sill band at left and centre. Off-centre left entrance: flight of steps to 6-panel double doors in pilastered surround with hood on corbel brackets, overlight with sunburst glazing bars and architrave above. 6/6 sashes to left, centre part has two tripartite windows with 4/4 between 2/2 sashes; to right a full-height canted bay with two 6/6 sashes to front between 2/2 sashes. INTERIOR: retains original joinery including panelled shutters, otherwise not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: lancet railings to sides of steps and to forecourt, with urn finials to stanchions. Forms a group with John Dower House, Crescent Place (qv) and No.42, Clarence Street (qv).





Listing NGR: SO9472622478

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
474578
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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: 03 Nov 2000
Reference: IOE01/03011/06
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