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The Granleys

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8975 / 51°53'51"N

Longitude: -2.108 / 2°6'28"W

OS Eastings: 392663

OS Northings: 222116

OS Grid: SO926221

Mapcode National: GBR 2M3.V6D

Mapcode Global: VH947.DKXP

Entry Name: The Granleys

Listing Date: 2 April 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104295

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474662

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: St Mark's

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO92SW GRIFFITHS AVENUE
630-1/1/353 The Granleys
02/04/90

GV II

House, now residential home; formerly vicarage to Church of St
Mark. c1860-70. Probably designed by John Middleton, for Revd
Griffiths. Coursed and hammer-dressed limestone with freestone
dressings. Steeply pitched plain tile roof with stone coped
gable ends. Ashlar axial and gable end stacks with cornices.
PLAN: double-depth with principal front rooms either side of
central entrance hall, leading to central stair well and with
service rooms to rear right. High Victorian Gothic style.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; asymmetrical 4-window gabled front. Left
gable end has canted bay window on ground floor. Large gabled
half dormer off-centre and gabled porch below to right of
centre. Left hand (south-east) return: 2 similar half dormers
and projecting gable to left with canted bay on ground floor,
all windows on this elevation with gable to right of centre
and windows on right with cusped lights. All windows have
stone mullions and transoms.
INTERIOR: noted as including original main stairs with
stop-chamfered newels with brattished finials and arcaded
balusters. Room to left of entrance hall has moulded ceiling
beams on corbels and chimneypiece with colonnettes.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Granleys was built for Revd Griffiths, vicar
(from 1860-66) of the Church of St Mark, Church Road (qv) (by
John Middleton).
Forms a group with The Knowle (qv).

Listing NGR: SO9266322116

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