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Vyvyan House and Attached Balustrades, Piers and Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton, City of Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4584 / 51°27'30"N

Longitude: -2.6163 / 2°36'58"W

OS Eastings: 357274

OS Northings: 173445

OS Grid: ST572734

Mapcode National: GBR C3J.92

Mapcode Global: VH88M.LLQW

Entry Name: Vyvyan House and Attached Balustrades, Piers and Gates

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202114

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379270

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


901-1/8/808 (South East side)
04/03/77 Vyvyan House and attached
balustrades, piers and gates
(Formerly Listed as:
(South side)
Vyvyan House)


House. c1860. Perhaps by JA Clark. Limestone ashlar with ridge
stacks and a pantile hipped roof. Double-depth plan.
Italianate style. 3 storeys and basement; 3-window range. A
symmetrical front with the middle broken forward, outer
ground-floor pilasters and quoins above, banded ground floor
to a plat band, and stone bracketed eaves. Narrow
semicircular-arched windows to sashes with horizontal bars:
central wide canted 3-light bay has consoles at the angles and
a balustrade, and 3-light outer ground-floor windows have
consoles to panelled jambs; first-floor central 3-light and
outer 2-light windows framed by thin pilasters to a raised
lintel, and similar smaller attic windows with plain surrounds
and C20 glazing. Tall rendered stacks with cornices.
Right-hand single-storey porch has an open, banded entrance
with tall semicircular arch, a scrolled side panel beneath a
semicircular-arched side window, and inner porch with
pilasters flanking a semicircular arch containing paired
windows, with a semicircular-arched doorway and 2-leaf 8-panel
door and overlight. INTERIOR not inspected. SUBSIDIARY
FEATURES: attached balustrades to porch, front garden piers,
and gate piers with quoins and capitals to spear-headed
cast-iron gates.

Listing NGR: ST5727473445

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