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Statutory Address:

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

City of Bristol (Unitary Authority)
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
ST 58806 73132



ST5873SE BROAD STREET, Centre 901-1/11/528 (North East side) 08/01/59 No.41


Attached house, now office. C17, largely refronted c1760, extended 1881 by JH Hirst. Brick with limestone dressings front, brick lateral stacks and pantile double-pile roof, timber-framed to the right-hand bay. Double-depth plan. Mid Georgian style. 3 storeys and basement; 6-window range. 3 sections each set back to the right, with a plat band, cornice and parapet; 3:2:1 windows, the right-hand section with a C17 roof, refaced C19, with 2 windows on the ground-floor. Third doorway from left has a Gibbs surround and split key, 3-pane overlight, fluted transom and 6-panel door, the top 4 raised; 5 stepped voussoirs, deeper on the ground floor to the right 6/6-pane sashes, 3/3-pane casements on the second floor, flush frames, reveals to the middle section, and a low plinth which rises into a semicircular-arched basement opening to the right of the door. The left-hand return is rendered with a brick attic and 2 lateral stacks, two 4/4-pane ground-floor sashes and a single 6/6-pane sash above and a small attic casement. By the front corner, a cast-iron street name inscribed JOHN STREET. INTERIOR: C17 roof with roughly-hewn trusses with trenched purlins, and wind braces to the rear. C18 entrance hall with panelled wainscot to a semicircular-arched doorway with pilasters and fanlight, central rear dogleg stair with uncut string, column balusters and newels, and moulded rail; a semicircular-arched vaulted passage to the rear from John Lane; second-floor front room has 2-panel cupboards flanking the fireplace with HL hinges; panelled shutters and doors. Connected internally to Merchant Tailor's Hall (qv). (Gomme A: Street Index of Buildings of Architectural or Historic Interest: 9).

Listing NGR: ST5881573138


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Gomme, A, Street Index of Buildings of Architectural or Historic Interest9


This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 23 May 2006
Reference: IOE01/15522/21
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Michael Perry. Source Historic England Archive
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