EMMAUS HOUSE AND ATTACHED FRONT GARDEN WALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1202289
Date first listed:
08-Jan-1959
Date of most recent amendment:
30-Dec-1994
Statutory Address:
EMMAUS HOUSE AND ATTACHED FRONT GARDEN WALL, HENSMAN'S HILL

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Location

Statutory Address:
EMMAUS HOUSE AND ATTACHED FRONT GARDEN WALL, HENSMAN'S HILL

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 57175 72885

Details

BRISTOL

ST5772NW HENSMAN'S HILL, Clifton 901-1/14/873 (South side) 08/01/59 Emmaus House and attached front garden wall (Formerly Listed as: HENSMAN'S HILL (South side) Clifton Grove)

GV II

Attached house, now convent. Early C18. Flemish-bond brick with limestone dressings, gable stacks, roof not visible. Double-depth plan. Early Georgian style. 2 storeys and attic; 5-window range. A symmetrical front of red brick with yellow headers, rusticated pilaster strips through a ground-floor string, first-floor cornice and moulded parapet coping. Mid C18 doorway has pilasters to an open pediment, semicircular-arched doorway with a teardrop fanlight and lantern, and door with 6 raised panels. Windows have rubbed brick flat arches with keys, 6/6-pane sashes in exposed frames, 3/3-panes to the attic. Semicircular stair windows in the right return. INTERIOR: entrance hall with a semicircular panelled arch to a rear right-hand open dogleg stair with column balusters, column newels and moulded ramped rail, and early C19 marble fireplace. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached squared coursed front garden wall to NE with panelled ashlar piers, spear-headed cast-iron gates and railings. (Gomme A: Street Index of Buildings of Architectural or Historic Interest: 30).

Listing NGR: ST5717572885

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
379760
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Gomme, A, Street Index of Buildings of Architectural or Historic Interest30

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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