Numbers 33 And 35 And Attached Front Garden Walls And Piers

7 Jan 2001
Numbers 33 And 35 And Attached Front Garden Walls And Piers, 33 And 35 Downleaze, Bristol, BS9 1LX
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


ST5675 DOWNLEAZE, Sneyd Park 901-1/31/1793 (North West side) Nos.33 AND 35 and attached front garden walls and piers


Pair of attached houses. c1896. By Henry Dare Bryan. Snecked Lias rubble with limestone dressings, tile-hung second floor, brick ridge and diagonally-set exterior stacks and tile hipped and gabled roof. Double-depth plan. Queen Anne style. 2 storeys with attic; 2-window range. A symmetrical pair with the entrances in the sides, projecting end gables linked across the ground floor, and stone-framed ground-floor windows. Carved doorcases have mullion overlights, below entablatures with swag and side obelisk finials to a steep pediment, and an elliptical-arched battened 2-leaf door. Ground-floor mullion and transom windows, timber first-floor windows have 6/1-pane upper and plate-glass lower sashes, and second-floor casements project slightly on small brackets. The gables have square ground-floor bays with Ipswich windows and a balustrade; 3-light first-floor sashes, and tripartite second-floor windows with a central Ipswich window in glazing bars, below a shallow, jettied timber-framed gable. Between the gables the ground floor has 3-light windows beneath a parapet with a panel and swag; above it are paired first-floor sashes including door panels, and hipped eaves dormers with 3-lights and a dentil cornice. The rear elevation is flat with semicircular-arched stair lights and a single-storey service block. INTERIOR not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached front garden walls and piers with ball finials. Strongly influencd by Norman Shaw's Bedford Park, 1881. (Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979-: 396).

Listing NGR: ST5652275148


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1727 IOE Records taken by Joy Roddy; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mrs Joy Roddy. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Roddy, Joy

Rights Holder: Roddy, Joy


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