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Pittville Pump Room (The), Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Pittville Pump Room (The)
Pittville Park
Cheltenham
Gloucestershire

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Built between 1825 and 1830 the Pump Room was planned as the centrepiece of a grandiose estate, belonging to wealthy landowner, politician and entrepreneur, Joseph Pitt. During its Regency heyday it was the largest and most magnificent of several buildings where the renowned Cheltenham Spa Waters could be taken.

The spa waters can still be tasted today from the original marble and scagliola pump, although now they are pumped electronically from the well, 80 feet below, rather than by the traditional handpump method.

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Tourist Info Number: +44 (0)1242 522 878
Months Open: Year Round.Oct - Apr: 10am - 4pmMay - Sept: 10am - 4.30pm
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes
Discount for Groups: Yes - 50p per personfor group tour
Coach Parking: Yes - free
Car Parking: Yes - free
Wedding Facilities: Yes
Conference Facilities: Yes
Contact Name for Groups: Rachel Allan - Manager
Gift Shop: Yes - (small)

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