Designs for Montpellier Rotunda (or Pump Room) and for alterations and additions, Montpellier Spa, Cheltenham, for Henry Thompson Esq.: unexecuted design for newly exposed side elevation to the 'New Gloucester Road' (Lansdown Place)

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RIBApix ref no RIBA125801
Architect/DesignerPapworth, John Buonarotti (1775-1847)
CountryUK: England
CityCheltenham
Subject Date1820
Image Date1820
ViewExterior
StyleClassical Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePB1335/PAP[254](57)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Montpellier Spa Long Room and colonnade were built in 1817 to designs by George Allen Underwood and in 1825-1826 J. B. Papworth added the Rotunda, inspired by the Pantheon in Rome. Today the Montpellier Rotunda is a bank. Lansdown Place was laid out around 1825-1827.

Subject tags

round buildings, domes, spas