This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 51.5539 / 51°33'13"N
Longitude: -2.5683 / 2°34'5"W
OS Eastings: 360694
OS Northings: 184039
OS Grid: ST606840
Mapcode National: GBR JR.FBPL
Mapcode Global: VH888.F6LN
Entry Name: Front Boundary Wall to Cottage Hospital and Institute
Listing Date: 5 December 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1136158
English Heritage Legacy ID: 35125
Location: Almondsbury, South Gloucestershire, BS32
County: South Gloucestershire
Civil Parish: Almondsbury
Built-Up Area: Filton
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Almondsbury and Olveston
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
ST 68 SW ALMONDSBURY GLOUCESTER ROAD (south east side)
12/31 Front boundary wall to Cottage
Hospital and Institute
Wall with central steps and fountain, 1891 by C.E. Ponting. Brick with stone
dressings. About one metre high and 80 metres long. Central double return
steps with ball finials at sides, stone shell fountain with voussoirs and
trough below. Brick piers with scrolled stone capitals all along length, all
with stone coping. Large banded brick and stone pier at right end, large brick
piers at left for carriage entry have stone plinth with acanthus and fruit,
urn-shaped finial. Wall is ramped up along its length to accommodate slope of
Gloucester Road. (Sources: Verey, D. : Buildings of England, Gloucestershire
The Vale and The Forest of Dean. 1970).
Listing NGR: ST6069484039
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.
Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings