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PILLAR BOX AT NORTH SIDE OF JUNCTION IN MALVERN PLACE

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 AT NORTH SIDE OF JUNCTION IN MALVERN PLACE

List entry Number: 1104286

Location

PILLAR BOX AT NORTH SIDE OF JUNCTION IN MALVERN PLACE, DOURO 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: 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: 474602

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

CHELTENHAM

SO9321NE DOURO ROAD 630-1/16/308 Pillar Box at north side of junction 06/07/77 in Malvern Place

GV II

Pillar box. 1866-79. Designed by JW Penfold. Manufactured by Cochrane Grove Company of Dudley. Cast-iron. Hexagonal letter box with elaborate leaf decoration crest and lettering `VR'. Cheltenham has 8 of the 64 Penfold-type Victorian pillar boxes reputed to remain in the country. There are other examples of the type in Bayshill Road (qv) and College Lawn (qv), Evesham Road (qv), Lansdown Road (qv), Montpellier Walk (qv), Pittville Circus Road (qv) and St Paul's Road. (Sampson A and Blake S: A Cheltenham Companion: Cheltenham: 1993-: 99; Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork: Cheltenham: 1975-1984: 68-9).





Listing NGR: SO9397021980

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Chatwin, A, Cheltenhams Ornamental Ironwork, (1975-1984), 68-69

National Grid Reference: SO 93970 21980

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