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Kings Court and Attached Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9041 / 51°54'14"N

Longitude: -2.0807 / 2°4'50"W

OS Eastings: 394547

OS Northings: 222847

OS Grid: SO945228

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.GT6

Mapcode Global: VH947.WDDM

Entry Name: Kings Court and Attached Gates

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104380

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474808

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: St Paul's

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9422NE KING STREET
630-1/9/427 (West side)
05/05/72 Kings Court and attached gates
(Formerly Listed as:
KING STREET
Former Ebenezer Chapel (Wesleyan
Methodist))

II

Methodist chapel, now house and attached gates. Dated 1812 to
tablet below pediment. By Charles Williams. Cost ยป2,424.
Stucco over brick with ashlar plinth.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 3 bays. Narrow pedimented centre bay
between wide wings with swept parapet. Windows: round-arched
8/8 sashes with radial glazing to heads in round-arched
recesses. Bands over ground and first floors. Central entrance
a part-glazed door with radial bar fanlight under replaced
Doric portico. 2 low-storey, single bay range to left Right
return has 2 levels of similar sashes in recessed with tooled
architraves.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: double gates with bars and dogbars, urn
finials to stanchions.
One of the earliest chapels in Cheltenham, the facade is
typical of many Late Georgian middle-sized urban chapels.
(RCHME: Nonconformist Chapels and Meeting-Houses:
Gloucestershire: London: 1986-: 77; Blake S: Cheltenham's
Churches and Chapels AD 773-1883: Cheltenham: 1979-: 8-9).


Listing NGR: SO9454722845

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