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3, 4 and 5, Colston Parade

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4476 / 51°26'51"N

Longitude: -2.5895 / 2°35'22"W

OS Eastings: 359129

OS Northings: 172231

OS Grid: ST591722

Mapcode National: GBR C9M.9X

Mapcode Global: VH88N.2WD4

Entry Name: 3, 4 and 5, Colston Parade

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202139

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379340

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: St Mary Redcliffe with Temple, Bristol and St John the Baptist, Bedminster

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


901-1/42/1670 (South side)
08/01/59 Nos.3, 4 AND 5
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.1-5 (Consecutive))


Terrace of 3 houses. c1762. Stucco on rubble with limestone
dressings, brick party wall stacks and pantile mansard roof.
Double-depth plan. Mid Georgian style.
Each of 3 storeys, attic and basement; 2-window range. Banded
rustication to ground floor with incised voussoirs to a plat
band, cornice and parapet, and coped party walls; Nos 3 & 5
have left-hand doorways, No.4 right-hand, with Gibbs
surrounds, stepped keys, brackets to pediments and 6-panel
doors. Cambered heads to 6/6-pane sashes, and hipped dormers
with casements. Boot scrapers beside the doors, and grilles in
the pavement to the basement.
INTERIOR: No.4, entrance hall divided by a semicircular arch
on fluted brackets with panelled soffit, a good central
open-well stair with 3 column-on-vase balusters per tread,
plain column balusters to the attic, column newels and a
ramped, wreathed rail; panelled wainscot, modillion cornices,
ceiling roses, fireplaces and eared overmantels; 4-panel
doors, 2 panels in the attic; basement has a segmental arch
over the range, gun brackets above, and a copper, and a
vaulted front basement with steps up to the front pavement.
Part of a terrace with Nos 1 & 2 Colston Parade (qv). The
doorcases closely match those of Nos 2-7 King Square (qv),
which is probably by Thomas Paty
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 201).

Listing NGR: ST5912372228

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