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39-53, Apsley Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4674 / 51°28'2"N

Longitude: -2.6154 / 2°36'55"W

OS Eastings: 357351

OS Northings: 174451

OS Grid: ST573744

Mapcode National: GBR C3D.JT

Mapcode Global: VH88M.MC7X

Entry Name: 39-53, Apsley Road

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201958

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378842

Location: Bristol, BS8

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton Down

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Clifton All Saints with St John

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


ST5774 APSLEY ROAD, Clifton
901-1/34/688 (North side)
04/03/77 Nos.39-53 (Odd)


Terrace of 8 houses. c1840. Possibly by RS Pope. Limestone
dressings, roof not visible. Double-depth plan. Late Georgian
Each of 3 storeys, attic and basement; 2-window range. A
formal terrace has a right-hand pair with the upper floors set
back behind an open arcade, possibly planned as the centre of
a wider terrace. Pilasters to a band, cornice and coped attic
storey. Banded ground floor has right-hand doorways with
segmental heads, 3-light overlights and 4-panel doors.
Tripartite ground-floor windows have 6/6-pane flanked by
2/2-pane sashes, 3 left-hand houses have canted ground-floor
bays; architraves above, with first-floor console cornices and
wrought-iron balconies, and smaller second-floor windows, with
6/6-pane sashes, and 3/3-pane attic sashes. The right-hand
pair each a 3-window range with an arched first-floor arcade
on square piers with wreaths to the entablature, and parapet;
the right-hand door has a semicircular arch and 2-leaf door.
Rear semicircular-arched stair lights. INTERIOR: party wall
dogleg stairs with turned balusters, panelled shutters and
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 254).

Listing NGR: ST5735174451

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