Pictures of England Pictures of England

Exploring the most Picturesque & Historic parts of England

Over 150,000 photos of England
22,000+ members
Click here to join the community

Search:

Explore England

Pictures of Pittville Pump Room

a Museum in the town of Cheltenham, in the county of Gloucestershire

About Pittville Pump Room

Pittville Pump Room is just one of the many rare gems left over from Cheltenham's hey-day - its Regency period. It was built for wealthy landowner and MP, Sir Joseph Pitt, and with its elegant colonnade of Ionic columns based on the Temple on the Illissus at Athens, it remains today the very epitome of style, obviating the fact that it was built with money and taste.

The Pump Rooms are surrounded by sweeping lawns studded with bright trees and flowers. The building, dating from around 1825 is Grade I listed.

Visitors to The Pump Rooms can still enjoy the Spa water which made the town so famous, although it is no longer hand pumped the original marble and scagliola pump is still used but has been converted to enable the water to be drawn from the 80ft well by electronic methods.

The Pump Rooms are a 'must see' for anyone visiting Cheltenham. A short walk away lies Cheltenham's famous racecourse, home to the world renowned Cheltenham Gold Cup Festival.

Take a picture tour of Pittville Pump Room or book a hotel or cottage near Pittville Pump Room

Please upload your photos of Pittville Pump Room or see below for towns & villages near Pittville Pump Room and a list of other nearby attractions to visit.

Recommended towns & villages near Pittville Pump Room

Cheltenham's Pittville Park Lakes

Cheltenham (148 Pictures)

in the county of Gloucestershire

(1.1 miles, 1.8 km)

Cheltenham, the very mention of this grand old town conjurs up not only images of gracious georgian houses but also of superb thoroughbred horses thundering round the town's.....

Gloucester Street, Winchcombe

Winchcombe (59 Pictures)

a Historic Market Town in the county of Gloucestershire

(5.2 miles, 8.3 km, direction NE)

To experience the quintessentially English town of Winchcome, is to part-take of a miscellany of pure delights...

River Avon in Tewkesbury

Tewkesbury (119 Pictures)

a Historic Market Town in the county of Gloucestershire

(6.6 miles, 10.7 km, direction NW)

Tewkesbury in Gloucestershire is an historic market town, situated near the Cotswolds, it has a beautiful Abbey over 500yrs old and lots of historic buildings and alley ways...

St Mary de Lode

Gloucester (285 Pictures)

a Historic City in the county of Gloucestershire

(8.0 miles, 12.8 km, direction SW)

Looking at the lively City we see today, it is hard to believe that Gloucester was once a tiny port on the River Severn...

Graveyard of St. Andrews church, Ashleworth, Gloucestershire

Ashleworth (2 Pictures)

a Picturesque Village in the county of Gloucestershire

(8.9 miles, 14.2 km, direction W)

This is a lovely pastoral village set beside the west bank of the River Severn, in the middle of a typical rural Gloucestershire landscape...

All towns in Gloucestershire
Complete A to Z of towns in England

Recommended attractions near Pittville Pump Room

A picture of Holst Birthplace Museum

Holst Birthplace Museum (5 Pictures)

(0.6 miles, 1.0 km)

..

Sudeley Castle from Humble Bee cottage. Winchcombe, Gloucestershire

Sudeley Castle (75 Pictures)

(5.3 miles, 8.5 km, direction NE)

The pretty village of Winchcome has been blessed with the stunning buildings and gardens of Sudeley Castle since the time of the.....

Tewkesbury Abbey

Tewkesbury Abbey (82 Pictures)

(6.3 miles, 10.2 km, direction NW)

Standing taller than any other building in tewkesbury, is the fantastic tewkesbury abbey. It is over 500 years old and has the.....

A picture of Old Baptist chapel

Old Baptist chapel (4 Pictures)

(6.8 miles, 10.9 km, direction NW)

The Old Baptist chapel and Burial ground- A 15th century building opposite the abbey that was used for worship around the time.....

Hailes Church interior

Hailes Abbey (18 Pictures)

(7.0 miles, 11.3 km, direction NE)

Hailes Abbey occupies a lovely site and as you look at the remains of the dramatic cloister arches you get some idea of just how.....


All attractions in Gloucestershire
Complete A to Z of attractions in England