NUMBERS 1 TO 16 AND ATTACHED BASEMENT AREA RAILINGS, AND RAILINGS, GATES AND LAMPS TO PAVEMENT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1202055
Date first listed:
08-Jan-1959
Date of most recent amendment:
30-Dec-1994
Statutory Address:
NUMBERS 1 TO 16 AND ATTACHED BASEMENT AREA RAILINGS, AND RAILINGS, GATES AND LAMPS TO PAVEMENT, 1-16, CHARLOTTE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
NUMBERS 1 TO 16 AND ATTACHED BASEMENT AREA RAILINGS, AND RAILINGS, GATES AND LAMPS TO PAVEMENT, 1-16, CHARLOTTE STREET

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 58079 73030

Details

BRISTOL

ST5873SW CHARLOTTE STREET 901-1/10/29 (North West side) 08/01/59 Nos.1-16 (Consecutive) and attached basement area railings, and railings, gates and lamps to pavement (Formerly Listed as: CHARLOTTE STREET (North side) Nos.1-16 (Consecutive))

GV II*

Terrace of 16 houses. Begun 1787, completed c1800. By William Paty. Limestone ashlar, brick party wall stacks and a pantile mansard roof. Double-depth plan. Mid Georgian style. Each of 3 storeys, attic and basment; 3-window range. A stepped terrace articulated by giant pilasters to a cornice and parapet; Nos 3-5 have later attic storeys with moulded copings. Left-hand semicircular-arched doorways with pilasters to a pediment, good fanlights, No.2 with a lantern, and 6-panel doors. Entrance to No.1 in the left return has a moulded semicircular-arched doorway. Keys to ground-floor windows, plain above, to 6/6-pane sashes, and dormers. Nos 3-5 have early C19 cast-iron balconies with bowed railings, wrought-iron spandrels and tented roof, similar to No.17, and more elaborate with flat railings to No.9. INTERIOR: details include elliptical hall arches with moulded archivolts, a dogleg stair with stick balusters, column newels and ramped rails; frieze and cornice, panelled doors and shutters. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached front basement area railings and gates, and railings with lamps (these renewed in late C20) to raised pavement and steps extending approx 130m in front. A standard Paty design as used on Berkeley Square and elsewhere. (Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979-: 213).

Listing NGR: ST5804873037

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
379102
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Gomme, A H, Jenner, M, Little, B D G, Bristol, An Architectural History, (1979), 213

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 04 Sep 2003
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