BRISTOL TRAMWAYS COMPANY AVONMOUTH DEPOT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1203646
Date first listed:
04-Mar-1977
Date of most recent amendment:
30-Dec-1994
Statutory Address:
BRISTOL TRAMWAYS COMPANY AVONMOUTH DEPOT, AVONMOUTH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
BRISTOL TRAMWAYS COMPANY AVONMOUTH DEPOT, AVONMOUTH 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 51864 78066

Details

BRISTOL

ST57NW AVONMOUTH ROAD, Avonmouth 901-1/52/357 (North East side) 04/03/77 Bristol Tramways Company Avonmouth Depot (Formerly Listed as: AVONMOUTH ROAD Bristol Omnibus Company Avonmouth Depot)

II

Tram depot. Dated 1915. Possibly by WH Watkins. For Bristol Omnibus Company. Brick with roughcast and tiled roof. Offices to the left, garage to the right. Single storey; 4-garage door range. Arts and Crafts style. The garage entrance piers are rusticated with alternate brick quoins; 2 steep gables to the middle garage gateways have tympana decorated with plaster cartouches. Brick plinth and roughcast above to a square left-hand corner entrance turret with a semicircular-arched doorway and herringbone brickwork over the door, and a clock face above; either side are Venetian windows, under a cornice and cyma-curved cupola roof; the parapet has brick finials at each end. In the right facade are 2 smaller gables with pargeting and date pad. INTERIOR not inspected. This depot is in a similar style and plan to the Company's Westbury Road depot (qv), designed by Watkins.

Listing NGR: ST5186478066

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
378885
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 05 Aug 1999
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