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NUMBERS 2 AND 3 AND ATTACHED AREA RAILINGS, GATE AND PIERS

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: NUMBERS 2 AND 3 AND ATTACHED AREA RAILINGS, GATE AND PIERS

List entry Number: 1202569

Location

NUMBERS 2 AND 3 AND ATTACHED AREA RAILINGS, GATE AND PIERS, 2 AND 3, SION HILL

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: 380532

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BRISTOL

ST5673SE SION HILL, Clifton 901-1/7/1017 (East side) 08/01/59 Nos.2 AND 3 and attached area railings, gate and piers (Formerly Listed as: SION HILL Nos.2 AND 3)

GV II

Pair of attached houses. c1800. Limestone ashlar, brick party wall stacks and slate mansard roof. Double-depth plan. Late Georgian style. Each of 3 storeys, attic and basement; 1-bay range. A matching pair, the right-hand one set forward, with outer pilaster strips to a cornice and parapet, sill bands and first-floor string. Steps up to left-hand doorways with shallow recessed surrounds and deeply-set doorways with plate-glass overlights and 6-panel doors, the top pair raised with cut off corners. Full-height 3-light bows have panelled ground-floor aprons with curved 6/6-pane and flanking 4/4-pane sashes, 3/6-pane and 2/4-pane second-floor sashes, with blind boxes. 2 dormers and single basement windows. First-floor timber tented balconies have wrought-iron pointed-arched railings with quatrefoils and stanchions. INTERIOR: entrance hall with a central lateral open dogleg stair with stick balusters and a wreathed rail and curtail, lit by a round lantern, with a room between the stair and party wall, semicircular-arched recesses, 6-panel doors with reeded architraves, panelled shutters and fire surrounds. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached wrought-iron front basement area railings and gates with urn finials, and capped banded piers. A most distinctive design which benefits from the use of bold full-height rounded bays with fine tented balconies.

Listing NGR: ST5665873008

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National Grid Reference: ST 56654 73011

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