NUMBERS 7 TO 12 AND AREA RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1202027
Date first listed:
08-Jan-1959
Statutory Address:
NUMBERS 7 TO 12 AND AREA RAILINGS, 7-12, BRUNSWICK SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address:
NUMBERS 7 TO 12 AND AREA RAILINGS, 7-12, BRUNSWICK SQUARE

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

District:
City of Bristol (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
ST 59295 73641

Details

BRISTOL

ST5973NW BRUNSWICK SQUARE, St Paul 901-1/6/1880 (East side) 08/01/59 Nos.7-12 (Consecutive) and area railings

GV II

Terrace of 6 houses. 1784. Possibly by William Paty. Brick with limestone dressings, brick stacks and a pantile mansard roof. Mid Georgian style. 3 storeys, basement and attic; 18-window range. A formal composition with projecting 4-storey end blocks, first-floor plat band and modillion cornice; doorcases have console pediments over keyed semicircular arches with plate-glass fanlights, paired, in the middle, on Nos 9 & 10, to the outer sides of Nos 8 & 11, and in the side elevations of the end houses. Each house has 3 windows with 5 stepped voussoirs to sashes with margin bars, and 2 dormers, and the taller end houses have pilasters above the cornice between the brick-arched windows; end elevations have Gibbs surrounds to central, semicircular-arched doorways and windows. INTERIOR: most have been completely restored with the loss of most period details. Unrestored No.12 has a large hall with square, open-well stair with ramped rails and a modillion cornice. No.8, dogleg stair with curtail step, ramped rail, semicircular hall arch with fluted reveals and 6-panel shutters. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: cast-iron railings to open basement areas. (Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979-: 208; Dening C F W: The Eighteenth Century Architecture of Bristol: Bristol: 1923-: 53).

Listing NGR: ST5929573641

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
379029
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Dening, C F W , The Eighteenth Century Architecture of Bristol, (1923), 53
Gomme, A H, Jenner, M, Little, B D G, Bristol, An Architectural History, (1979), 208

Legal

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: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/09998/36
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