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Rodney House and Attached Walls and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton, City of Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4562 / 51°27'22"N

Longitude: -2.6201 / 2°37'12"W

OS Eastings: 357011

OS Northings: 173209

OS Grid: ST570732

Mapcode National: GBR C2J.GT

Mapcode Global: VH88M.JNQJ

Entry Name: Rodney House and Attached Walls and Railings

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202098

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379224

Location: Bristol, BS8

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Clifton Christ Church with Emmanuel

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


901-1/8/767 (West side)
08/01/59 Rodney House and attached walls and
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Rodney House)


House, now college. Late C18 with a C19 porch. Limestone
ashlar, gable stacks and a slate double-pile roof. Late
Georgian style. 3 storeys and basement; 3-window range, with a
1-window left-hand porch. A symmetrical front has rusticated
ground floor to a plat band, bracketed cornice and parapet,
with swept coped gables. A left-hand full-width C19 entrance
porch has a rusticated plinth, cornice and parapet, a central
doorway with pilasters to a modillion cornice, panelled
overlight and 6-panel door; pilasters to windows each side
have horned 6/6-pane sashes. Plate-glass sashes to the front,
with wrought-iron basket balconies to the first-floor
(railings removed). INTERIOR: entrance hall with an oval
lantern, elliptical arch to a stone central lateral dogleg
winder stair with stick balusters, a curtail and cast-iron
newel; reeded architraves and panelled doors. SUBSIDIARY
FEATURES: attached walls and spear-headed railings with urn

Listing NGR: ST5701173209

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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