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Downend Park Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Lockleaze, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4864 / 51°29'10"N

Longitude: -2.5773 / 2°34'38"W

OS Eastings: 360013

OS Northings: 176538

OS Grid: ST600765

Mapcode National: GBR CD6.10

Mapcode Global: VH88G.8WVX

Entry Name: Downend Park Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202197

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379502

Location: Bristol, BS7

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Lockleaze

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Lockleaze St Mary Magdalene with St Francis

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST67NW DOWNEND ROAD, Horfield
901-1/54/1410 (North side)
04/03/77 Downend Park Farmhouse

II

House. Early C17, internally remodelled mid C18, and restored
c1989. Roughcast over coursed Lias rubble, brick right-hand
end stacks, pantile roof with raised eaves and coped verges,
half-hipped to the right. Single-depth 3-unit plan.
2 storeys and attic; 4-window range. Full height porch left of
centre, with a coped, pitched roof; later right-hand block
stepped back to the right. Pegged-frame doorway and studded
plank door with strap hinges and a flat canopy on scrolled
brackets. Mullion windows with ovolo mouldings and metal
casements, some with iron stanchions, chamfered timber lintels
with rubble cornices above, and C20 stone cills; 4
ground-floor windows and 3 on the first, and a small arched
light to the porch attic. c1990 rear dormers and C19 roof.
INTERIOR: small lobby to a winder stair above the doorway with
an octagonal newel, with a late C18 handrail and post on the
ground floor. Full-height late C18 panelling in ground-floor
right-hand room, and some trompe l'oeil painted panels and
romantic views behind it. C17 studwork partitions, chamfered
ceiling beams, 3-board doors, elaborate wrought-iron window
catches, and stone fireplaces with fluted keys.


Listing NGR: ST6001376538

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