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Latitude: 51.4561 / 51°27'21"N
Longitude: -2.6191 / 2°37'8"W
OS Eastings: 357079
OS Northings: 173194
OS Grid: ST570731
Mapcode National: GBR C2J.PW
Mapcode Global: VH88M.KN7M
Entry Name: Walker Dunbar Hospital and Attached Front Garden Walls and Piers
Listing Date: 4 March 1977
Last Amended: 30 December 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1202100
English Heritage Legacy ID: 379228
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
ST5773SW CLIFTON DOWN ROAD, Clifton
901-1/8/769 (East side)
04/03/77 Walker Dunbar Hospital and attached
front garden walls and piers
(Formerly Listed as:
CLIFTON DOWN ROAD
Walker Dunbar Hospital)
Formerly known as: Duncan House CLIFTON DOWN ROAD.
House, now hospital. Late C18. Porch and mansard 1884 by C
Hansom. Limestone ashlar with brick gable stacks and a slate
mansard roof. Double-depth plan. Mid Georgian style. 3
storeys, attic and basement; 6-window range. A symmetrical
front with a 1-window left-hand extension set back, rusticated
ground floor to a plat band, cornice and parapet.
Single-storey porch has pilasters, an entablature and
pediment, jambs with imposts and a semicircular arch to 2-leaf
glazed C20 doors. Ground-floor windows have keys and
plate-glass sashes, first-floor 6/6-pane sashes, second-floor
plate-glass sashes, and five 3/3-pane dormers. 2 rear
semicircular-arched stair windows. INTERIOR: largely C19,
entrance hall with an elliptical arch to a central rear
open-well stair with column balusters and a ramped moulded
rail, modillion cornice, and panelled doors and shutters.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached brick and rubble front garden
wall and ashlar piers. Like Mortimer House next door (qv), a
town house built before the terraces took over in Clifton.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 263).
Listing NGR: ST5707973194
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