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Glenside Hospital, Top Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Eastville, City of Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4827 / 51°28'57"N

Longitude: -2.5407 / 2°32'26"W

OS Eastings: 362546

OS Northings: 176112

OS Grid: ST625761

Mapcode National: GBR CN7.6B

Mapcode Global: VH88G.XZ5Q

Plus Code: 9C3VFFM5+3P

Entry Name: Glenside Hospital, Top Lodge

Listing Date: 25 April 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202003

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378964

Location: Frome Vale, Bristol, BS16

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Eastville

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Fishponds All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

Tagged with: Gatehouse

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901-1/30/1259 (North side)
25/04/90 No.20A
Glenside Hospital, Top Lodge


Lodge. c1861 with later extension. Coursed, squared Pennant
rubble with limestone ashlar dressings and slate roof.
Single-depth, T-shaped plan. 2 storeys; 2-window range.
Rusticated quoin strips to earlier corner block, rubble
plinth, plat band and ashlar ridge stacks linked by an arch,
with cornices; deep eaves and verges. Openings have keyed,
round-arched heads ending in ovolo moulds, and flat jambs;
segmental heads to the extension windows. Door with fanlight
to the left, single-light ground-floor window, similar above
door and 2-light projecting eaves dormer to the left, on
brackets. Left return has a 3-light canted ground-floor bay,
with a 3-light window above. 2-light ground- and first-floor
windows to the left. 4/4 sash windows. INTERIOR not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Glenside Hospital (qv) was built as Stapleton
Lunatic Asylum.
(Building News: London: 1891-: APRIL).

Listing NGR: ST6254676112

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