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Latitude: 51.4585 / 51°27'30"N
Longitude: -2.6188 / 2°37'7"W
OS Eastings: 357105
OS Northings: 173458
OS Grid: ST571734
Mapcode National: GBR C2J.R0
Mapcode Global: VH88M.KLFS
Entry Name: Clifton High School (5 Clifton Park and Attached Area Railings)
Listing Date: 4 March 1977
Last Amended: 30 December 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1202110
English Heritage Legacy ID: 379255
Location: Bristol, BS8
County: City of Bristol
Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Bristol
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol
Church of England Parish: Fishponds St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
CLIFTON PARK, Clifton (North side) No.5
Clifton High School (5 Clifton Park and attached area railings)
(Formerly Listed as: Clifton Park House and attached area railings)
(Formerly Listed as: CLIFTON PARK (North side) No.5)
Includes: No.1 COLLEGE ROAD Clifton.
Pair of attached houses, converted to a school. Circa 1850. By Charles Underwood. Limestone ashlar with lateral stacks, roof not visible. Double-depth plan. Neoclassical style. Two storeys, attic and basement; three window range. A symmetrical front to College Road has the centre broken forward, with pilasters to a frieze, dentil cornice and coped attic storey. Banded outer ground floor, and a full-height central three-light bow, with subordinate pilasters to the windows and recessed lintels with rosettes, to two-over-two pane sashes; similar outer tripartite ground-floor windows, architraves to the upper floors, with six-over-six pane sashes, three-over-three panes to the attic. The left-hand return has three window range, with at the rear a single-storey former conservatory, with pilasters to an entablature. The entrance to the rear.
INTERIOR: central rear open dogleg stair to the first floor with Greek Revival-style cast-iron balusters; six panel doors with panelled reveals, panelled shutters, cornices and ceiling roses.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached basement area cast-iron railings. Similar details and fenestration to the end houses of Worcester Terrace (qv), by Underwood. Circa 1960 extensions not included. Now connected, with a mid C20 entrance.
This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 4 September 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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