NUMBER 3 AND ATTACHED FRONT AREA RAILINGS AND REAR GARDEN WALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1202243
Date first listed:
08-Jan-1959
Date of most recent amendment:
30-Dec-1994
Statutory Address:
NUMBER 3 AND ATTACHED FRONT AREA RAILINGS AND REAR GARDEN WALL, 3, GREAT GEORGE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
NUMBER 3 AND ATTACHED FRONT AREA RAILINGS AND REAR GARDEN WALL, 3, GREAT GEORGE 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 58198 72953

Details

BRISTOL

ST5872NW GREAT GEORGE STREET 901-1/15/97 (South East side) 08/01/59 No.3 and attached front area railings and rear garden wall (Formerly Listed as: GREAT GEORGE STREET (South side) No.3)

GV II*

House, now office. 1789. By William Paty. Limestone ashlar, coursed Pennant rubble, brick gable stacks and pantile mansard roof. Double-depth plan. Mid Georgian style. 3 storeys, attic and basement; 3-window range. A symmetrical front has rusticated pilaster strips to a modillion cornice and balustrade. Rusticated ground floor to a plat band, and first-floor sill band. Central doorway has a Gibbs surround and flat canopy, and 6-panel door. Ground-floor windows have rusticated voussoirs to plate-glass sashes, 6/6-pane first-floor and 3/3-pane second-floor sashes; 3 dormers. Left-hand return has a first-floor semicircular-arched stair light. Rear is rendered with a right-hand full-height canted bay. INTERIOR: a central stair hall with a left-hand open-well stair with wide curtail, wreathed, ramped rail, column balusters, and a wainscot; niche to the left of the door with key and imposts; stair light has panelled reveals and rocaille soffit; cornices with festoon; basement fireplace with good tiles; 6-panel doors and panelled shutters. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron front area railings and gates curved up to the door; attached rear rubble garden wall. (Ison W: The Georgian Buildings of Bristol: Bath: 1952-: 217).

Listing NGR: ST5819872953

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
379639
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Ison, W, The Georgian Buildings of Bristol, (1952), 217

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: 03 Feb 2003
Reference: IOE01/09995/14
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