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The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

City of Bristol (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
ST 57532 72713



ST5772 CLIFTON WOOD ROAD, Clifton 901-1/41/821 (South West side) 08/01/59 Clifton Wood House


House. 1721, altered c1800. Rendered with limestone dressings, brick ridge stacks and a pantile hipped roof. Double-depth plan. Mid Georgian style. 3 storeys; 8-window range. 2 wide, full-height canted bows frame the doorway, with a single window extension to the left, with a moulded parapet coping. A good doorway has fluted pilasters, entablature blocks and a pediment, rectangular timber fanlight and a 6-panel door, with 2/2-pane flanking sashes. Windows have cambered heads to 6/6-pane sashes, blind to the left-hand ground floor, and with exposed frames above. Rear elevation has symmetrical 3-window range with the centre recessed and rusticated pilaster strips to the corners; central semicircular-arched stair windows, and cambered heads either side to 6/6-pane sashes. INTERIOR: large fully-panelled entrance hall with marble-flagged floor, divided by a keyed elliptical arch on attached fluted columns, with a good rear open-well stair with 3 twisted column-on-vase balusters per tread, newels of 4 columns to a wide curtail, and moulded soffits; shell head niches; doorways with raised broken pediments and 6-panel doors, and panelled shutters. (Gomme A: Street Index of Buildings of Architectural or Historic Interest: 16).

Listing NGR: ST5753272713


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Gomme, A, Street Index of Buildings of Architectural or Historic Interest16


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

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Date: 07 Apr 2002
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