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CHATTERTON'S HOUSE AND SCHOOL AND ATTACHED SCREEN WALL

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CHATTERTON'S HOUSE AND SCHOOL AND ATTACHED SCREEN WALL

List entry Number: 1202490

Location

CHATTERTON'S HOUSE AND SCHOOL AND ATTACHED SCREEN WALL, REDCLIFFE WAY

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: City of Bristol

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Jan-1959

Date of most recent amendment: 30-Dec-1994

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 380313

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

BRISTOL

ST5972 REDCLIFFE WAY 901-1/42/235 (North side) 08/01/59 Chatterton's House and School and attached screen wall (Formerly Listed as: REDCLIFFE WAY (North side) Chatterton's House and School)

GV II

House and screen wall. Dated 1749. Limestone ashlar, render, brick eaves stacks and hipped pantile roof. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys; 3-window range. Central doorway has a flat canopy on thick, scrolled brackets over a C20 porch, with 6/6-pane sash windows in flush boxes and a parapet. A plaque above the door reads THIS HOUSE WAS CREATED BY GILES MALPAS... AD 1749, and a second reads THE BIRTHPLACE OF THOMAS CHATTERTON. Along the right-hand end is an ashlar screen wall, one storey; 2-window range: symmetrical with a pediment on rusticated pilasters with 2 keyed, segmental-headed windows with architraves; flanking sections are set back with keyed doorways, Pennant cills, a C20 door to the left and inserted sash window to the right. INTERIOR not inspected. HISTORICAL NOTE: Thomas Chatterton the boy poet was born and schooled here, under his father the school master.

Listing NGR: ST5921872393

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National Grid Reference: ST 59218 72393

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