37 AND 39, JAMAICA STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1202319
Date first listed:
07-Nov-1989
Statutory Address:
37 AND 39, JAMAICA STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
37 AND 39, JAMAICA 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 59074 73915

Details

BRISTOL

ST5973NW JAMAICA STREET, Stokes Croft 901-1/6/2027 (North side) 07/11/89 Nos.37 AND 39

II

Carriage works, now offices. 1905, upper floors 1909. Cast- and wrought-iron frame, brick and render. Rectangular plan. Cast-iron columns with flared capitals to the lower 2 floors, with glazed infill; upper floors have columns encased with brick, separated by timber cornices, and half-glazed above rendered panels; doors with margin and overlights in the left and 2 right panels. INTERIOR: ground- and first-floor cast-iron columns to paired timber beams with wrought-iron flitches braced by wrought-iron ties, plain dogleg stairs at either end. '...historically a building of much interest, maintaining the intermittent thread from the structural experiments of the 1840s to the hegemony of the steel or concrete frame a century later' (Gomme). (Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979-).

Listing NGR: ST5907473915

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
379840
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

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

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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