Blaise Hamlet, Sweetbriar Cottage / Blaise Hamlet

15 Sep 1999
Blaise Hamlet, Sweetbriar Cottage, 9 Hallen Road, Bristol, BS10 7QY
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Blaise Hamlet, 1-10 Hallen Road, Bristol, BS10 7QY
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


ST5578 HALLEN ROAD, Henbury 901-1/20/1347 (West side) 08/01/59 No.9 Blaise Hamlet, Sweetbriar Cottage (Formerly Listed as: HALLEN ROAD Blaise Hamlet, Nos.1-10 (consec))


Cottage. 1812. By John Nash and George Repton. For JS Harford.

Random rubble, brick lateral stacks and a stone tile hipped roof. Single-depth plan. Picturesque style. Single-storey and attic; 1-window range. The front has a tall gabled open porch with a pointed-arched doorway to a plank door, right-hand service block and a left-hand pent over a bench. Leaded casements, to 3-light left-hand end and right-hand pantry windows, and gabled half dormer above the door. Rear chimney block has 4 stellate stacks with moulded caps. INTERIOR not inspected, but reported as having a winder stair, sitting room and pantry. Arranged by Harford for his retired employees. Part of an irregular composition forming '...the nec plus ultra of picturesque layout and design,' (Pevsner). The cottages are laid out around an open green, and were modernised c1975. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: North Somerset and Bristol: London: 1958-: 468).

Listing NGR: ST5599078924


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0380 IOE Records taken by Cyril N Chapman; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Cyril N. Chapman. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Chapman, Cyril N.

Rights Holder: Chapman, Cyril N.


Rubble, Stone, Tile, Georgian Workers Cottage, Domestic, Industrial House, House, Dwelling, Industrial, Monument (By Form)