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LOWER LODGE TO ASHTON COURT AND ATTACHED GATES, RAILINGS AND BOLLARDS

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: LOWER LODGE TO ASHTON COURT AND ATTACHED GATES, RAILINGS AND BOLLARDS

List entry Number: 1203599

Location

LOWER LODGE TO ASHTON COURT AND ATTACHED GATES, RAILINGS AND BOLLARDS, ASHTON ROAD

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: 04-Mar-1977

Date of most recent amendment: 30-Dec-1994

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 378880

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

BRISTOL

ST5671 ASHTON ROAD, Bower Ashton 901-1/44/414 (North side) 04/03/77 Lower Lodge to Ashton Court and attached gates, railings and bollards (Formerly Listed as: ASHTON ROAD Gateway of Ashton Park School)

II*

Entrance lodge. c1805. By Henry Wood. For Sir Hugh Smyth. Limestone ashlar, roof not visible. Single-depth plan each side of gate. Picturesque Tudor style. 2 storeys; 5-window range. Tudor arch gateway with ovolo reveal and impost band, flanked by octagonal towers and single-storey wings. 3 lancets above the arch with Y tracery and hoods, and iron glazing bars. Tall, thin lancets to the towers with iron glazing bars, and 4-light mullioned windows with label moulds in the wings. All battlemented, above a corbel table. INTERIOR: open-string stone stair in the left-hand block leads to a room above the arch with panelled niches. Wooden winder stair in the right-hand rear tower. Plain shutters and 6-panel doors, with lancet mouldings in the middle panes. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: wrought-iron gates, railings and Pennant stone coach bollards front and rear. Built as the Lower Lodge to Ashton Court (qv). (Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979-: 285).

Listing NGR: ST5630971386

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Gomme, A H, Jenner, M, Little, B D G, Bristol, An Architectural History, (1979), 285

National Grid Reference: ST 56309 71386

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