BROADCASTING HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1202692

Date first listed: 04-Mar-1977

Date of most recent amendment: 30-Dec-1994

Statutory Address: BROADCASTING HOUSE, 21 AND 23, WHITELADIES ROAD

Map

Ordnance survey map of BROADCASTING HOUSE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1202692 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 21-Oct-2018 at 08:04:26.

Location

Statutory Address: BROADCASTING HOUSE, 21 AND 23, WHITELADIES ROAD

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 57830 73621

Summary

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

BRISTOL

ST5773NE WHITELADIES ROAD, Clifton 901-1/3/1114 (East side) 04/03/77 Nos.21 AND 23 Broadcasting House (Formerly Listed as: WHITELADIES ROAD (East side) Nos.21 AND 23 BBC)

GV II

Pair of attached houses, now office. 1852. Built by JC Lee. Limestone ashlar with lateral stacks and a concrete tile hipped roof. Double-depth plan. Neoclassical style. Each of 3 storeys and basement; 3-window range. A symmetrical front has projecting 1-window wings with large Roman Doric porticos, banded ground floor in between, clasping Ionic pilasters to the wings and party wall, frieze, dentil cornice and parapet. The doorways have architraves, an overlight and double 3-panel doors; right-hand one is blocked. Architraves, console cornices to the first floor, plate-glass ground-floor sashes, French windows to the middle first floor, and 6/6-pane sashes the rest. A first-floor tented balcony across the middle on stone brackets with wrought-iron railings in oval panels. Left-hand single storey late C19 block is banded, with 2 windows and a moulded parapet coping. INTERIOR: entrance halls with dogleg stairs, cast-iron balusters and curtails, modillion cornices and 6-panel doors. Nos 21-33 (qv) are linked into a single office.

Listing NGR: ST5783073621

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 380866

Legacy System: LBS

End of official listing