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7, REDCROSS STREET

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: 7, REDCROSS STREET

List entry Number: 1202492

Location

7, REDCROSS STREET

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: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 380317

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BRISTOL

ST5973SE REDCROSS STREET, Old Market 901-1/12/1658 (North side) 08/01/59 No.7

II

Attached house. c1715, remodelled c1970. Limestone ashlar with brick gable stacks and pantile roof. Double-depth plan. Early Georgian style. 3 storeys; 5-window range. A symmetrical front has strings to each course and a cornice and parapet. The doorway has a keyed architrave and brackets to a good shell hood, and 6-panel door. Windows with keyed architraves, cornices breaking out of the strings above and panelled aprons below, to 6/6-pane horned sashes. INTERIOR: completely remodelled c1970. HISTORICAL NOTE: birthplace of Sir Thomas Lawrence PRA, 4.5.1769. Formerly part of a short terrace with small flanking houses, possibly Bristol's earliest true terrace. Rebuilt behind the facade and incorporated into a late C20 office block. (Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979-: 198).

Listing NGR: ST5958973268

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Gomme, A H, Jenner, M, Little, B D G, Bristol, An Architectural History, (1979), 198

National Grid Reference: ST 59589 73268

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