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Latitude: 51.7307 / 51°43'50"N
Longitude: -1.9739 / 1°58'26"W
OS Eastings: 401898
OS Northings: 203556
OS Grid: SP018035
Mapcode National: GBR 2PD.KRC
Mapcode Global: VHB2J.QRTL
Entry Name: 91, Cheltenham Road
Listing Date: 23 July 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1187439
English Heritage Legacy ID: 365202
Location: Cirencester, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7
Civil Parish: Cirencester
Built-Up Area: Stratton
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Stratton St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SP0103 CHELTENHAM ROAD, Stratton
578-1/2/376 (West side)
Former Toll house, now house. Early C19, re-erected l880's.
Coursed squared limestone; stone slate roof; ashlar stacks on
gablets to left and right sides. Building is of rectangular
plan with 3-sided canted full-width bay to front. 2-storey
3-window range. 3 pointed windows to first floor with
Y-tracery and C20 leaded lights, one in each face of bay. 3
similar windows to ground floor. Pointed 6-panel door under
C20 gabled hood with artificial stone slates to left side.
Quoins to all front and rear angles. C19 wrought-iron
weathervane on apex of roof at front. C20 single-storey
flat-roofed extension to right. INTERIOR not inspected. This
building originally stood on the Gloucester Road adjacent to
Stratton Firs (qv) and probably pre-dates the opening of the
Cheltenham turnpike in 1827. A photograph of it in this
position shows a door at centre front with no window above it,
no weathervane and no stack to right. The materials were sold
in 1879 when the turnpike system was abandoned and re-erected
here in the l880's.
(The Buildings of England: Verey D: Gloucestershire: The
Cotswolds: London: 1970-: P.427; Cirencester Archaeological
and Historical Society: Mid C19 photograph; Info from
Cirencester Archaeological and Historical Society).
Listing NGR: SP0189803556
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