Royal Crescent, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Royal Crescent, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Photograph taken 28 July 2002 © Mr Rodney Allen. Source Historic England Archive ref: 475809

This is a terrace of 18 houses. They were built in c1806-10. They were built as fashionable lodgings for visitors to the Spa. The Duke of Gloucester lived at No.18 when he was visited by Princess Victoria in 1830. No.11 was the home of Dr Henry Charles Boisragan, Physician Extraordinary to the King. It is the earliest important Georgian terrace to have been built in Cheltenham.

Location

Gloucestershire Cheltenham

Period

Georgian (1714 - 1836)

Tags

terrace crescent housing architecture rich royal Georgian (1714 - 1836)