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Ordnance survey map of 50 TO 60, GROSVENOR STREET
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The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

Cheltenham (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SO 95282 22310



SO9522SW GROSVENOR STREET 630-1/14/361 (West side) 12/03/55 Nos.50-60 (Even)


Terrace of 6 houses, now flats. c1820-34. Stucco over brick, ashlar to left, with concealed roof. EXTERIOR/PLAN: 3 storeys on basements, 12 first-floor windows, with 2-storey, single bay set back to left. Double depth plan with left side stairhalls; second and right-hand houses break forward and are pedimented with Doric pilasters through first and second floors; ground floor (except to left house) breaks forward with Doric pilasters between windows to breakforwards (otherwise missing), the ground floor forming a 'loggia'. 6/6 sashes to left house with 3/6 to second floor; otherwise first floor has 6-pane French windows, with overlights with margin-lights in tooled surrounds, frieze and cornice (dentil remain to No.52); second floor has 3/3 sashes in tooled architraces and with sills; ground floor has 6/6 sashes where original. Basements have 6/6 sashes where original. Crowning frieze and cornice. Entrances to left of each house: flight of roll-edged steps where original to 6-panel doors with fanlight with batwing-type glazing bars to left otherwise overlights (some with margin-lights), entrance to left has distyle Ionic porch with architrave, pulvinated frieze and dentil cornice. INTERIOR: photographs (dated 1991) show that No.52 has double 10-panel doors with divided overlight, all with margin-lights, in panelled reveals; marble Regency fireplace and egg-and-dart cornice with ball ceiling frieze. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: renewed first-floor balustrades. Footscrapers to top of steps to No.50. HISTORICAL NOTE: Grosvenor Street apparently shown on Merrett's Map of 1834 as Gyde Terrace. (Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork: Cheltenham: 1975-1984: 23).

Listing NGR: SO9527722309


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Chatwin, A, Cheltenhams Ornamental Ironwork, (1975-1984), 23
Merrett, H S , Plan of the Town of Cheltenham, (1834)


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: 09 Feb 2001
Reference: IOE01/03013/11
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David Ross. Source Historic England Archive
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