BANKER'S HOUSE, TO REAR OF NUMBER 35

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1202151
Date first listed:
01-Nov-1966
Statutory Address:
BANKER'S HOUSE, TO REAR OF NUMBER 35, CORN STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
BANKER'S HOUSE, TO REAR OF NUMBER 35, CORN 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 58744 72998

Details

BRISTOL

ST5872NE CORN STREET, Centre 901-1/16/562 (North West side) 01/11/66 Banker's House, to rear of No.35

GV II*

House, now office. c1760, restored c1990. Stucco over brick with limestone dressings, right-hand lateral stack and slate roof. Double-depth plan with a central stairwell. Mid Georgian style. 3 storeys, attic and basement; 3-window range. A symmetrical front open to a small courtyard, with 6/6-pane sashes, cornice and parapet. INTERIOR: extensively restored, with panelled wainscot and reeded dados, enriched plaster cornices, panelled shutters and 6-panel doors; marble-flagged stair hall with black stone insets, lateral open-well stair with ramped, wreathed mahogany rail, stick balusters with periodic wrought-iron adorsal panels with gilded rosettes, and curtail, with a dogleg rear attic service stair, and an oval window from the first-floor half-landing to small side room; semicircular arches on fluted pilasters to stair hall and landings, elliptical arches to rear ground-floor room, which has an Adam-style plaster fire surround and blue tiles in the hearth, a delicate fluted oval batswing ceiling rose surrounded by running leaves to first-floor front room, and a good marble fire surround with insert strips, and a rocaille panel and cast-iron hob grate; rear fire surrounds with architraves and cast-iron hob grates; vaulted cellars with brick stores and slate shelves. An unusually complete mid Georgian house surviving within the city centre.

Listing NGR: ST5874472998

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
379368
Legacy System:
LBS

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: 03 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/04089/04
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