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Front Boundary Wall to Cottage Hospital and Institute

A Grade II Listed Building in Almondsbury, South Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

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

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Listing Text


ST 68 SW ALMONDSBURY GLOUCESTER ROAD (south east side)

12/31 Front boundary wall to Cottage
Hospital and Institute

G.V. II

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

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