1-9 Queen Square

18 Aug 2002
1-9 Queen Square, Bristol, BS1 4JQ
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


ST5872NE QUEEN SQUARE 901-1/16/198 (North side) 08/01/59 Nos.1-9


Terrace of 9 houses, now offices. 1833. By Henry Rumley. Limestone ashlar, party wall stacks, roof not visible. Double-depth plan. Neoclassical style. Each of 3 storeys, attic and basement; 3-window range. Panelled pilasters to banded basement, pilasters above to anthemion capitals, frieze, cornice and attic storey with cornice. Paired doorways have fluted pilasters to an entablature and cornice, good rectangular fanlights with round glazing bars, and 2-panel doors; entrance to No.9 in the right return. 6/6-pane sashes, 3/3-pane attic sashes. Wrought-iron tented balconies to Nos 2 & 6-9, with anthemia to the railings and Greek key decoration to the stanchions. INTERIORS: details vary, but include a central hall divided by fluted pilasters to a semicircular panelled arch from an open dogleg stair with turned balusters and curtails, guilloche cornices, 6-panel doors and panelled shutters. Queen Square was built between 1701 and 1727. The N side was rebuilt after the Reform Bill riots of 1831. (Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979-: 227).

Listing NGR: ST5880972648


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1955 IOE Records taken by N L Stones; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© N.L. Stones. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Stones, N.L.

Rights Holder: Stones, N.L.


Ashlar, Limestone, Stuart Terrace, Georgian Domestic, Multiple Dwelling, Dwelling, Terraced House, Monument (By Form), House, Office, Unassigned, Building