BUCHANANS WHARF

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1202484
Date first listed:
08-Aug-1975
Statutory Address:
BUCHANANS WHARF, REDCLIFF BACKS

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Location

Statutory Address:
BUCHANANS WHARF, REDCLIFF BACKS

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 58991 72645

Details

BRISTOL

ST5872 REDCLIFF BACKS 901-1/42/231 (East side) 08/08/75 Buchanans Wharf

GV II

Mill and granary, now flats. 1883-84. Red brick with limestone dressings; roof not visible. Open plan. 8 storeys; granary to N a 4-window range, the mill a 7-window range. Articulated by pilasters forming shallow full-height recesses with dentil tops below a cornice, with linked semicircular ashlar arches to the ground floor, and wide sill bands below second and fourth floors; C20 glazed openings have segmental arches: the granary has French windows to the second and fourth recesses and inserted windows on the right in the former chimney, and a small central gable above oriel hoist bays either side of a tall central top-floor window; the mill has a tall semicircular-arched window on the ground floor to the right, and C20 windows in blind panels to the top storey. INTERIOR: cast-iron columns; late C20 offices and flats. The complex was built by Proctor Baker, and the 2 blocks were linked by high level conveyors. (Lord J and Southam J: The Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-: 90).

Listing NGR: ST5899172645

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
380303
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Lord, J, Southam, J, The Floating Harbour, (1983), 90

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: 10 May 2004
Reference: IOE01/12160/07
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