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Number 2 and Attached Front Basement Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton, Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.451 / 51°27'3"N

Longitude: -2.6206 / 2°37'14"W

OS Eastings: 356971

OS Northings: 172623

OS Grid: ST569726

Mapcode National: GBR C2L.BQ

Mapcode Global: VH88M.JSGK

Entry Name: Number 2 and Attached Front Basement Railings

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202204

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379525

Location: Bristol, BS8

County: Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Clifton Holy Trinity with St Andrew the Less and St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5672NE DOWRY SQUARE, Hotwells
901-1/13/1419 (West side)
08/01/59 No.2
and attached front basement railings
(Formerly Listed as:
DOWRY SQUARE
No.2)

GV II

Attached house. c1780. Stucco with limestone dressings, party
wall stacks and slate mansard roof. Double-depth plan. Late
Georgian style.
3 storeys, attic and basement; 4-window range. Parapeted front
has a right-hand doorway with oval panels to jambs and lintel
with 3 thick reeds and corner roundels, a thin reeded canopy,
and a 6-panel door with glazed top panels. Horned 6/6-pane
sashes, taller on the first floor with steel basket balconies.
2 dormers with 4/4-pane sashes. A marble panel to the door
lintel is inscribed SIR ROBERT YOUNG, SURGEON & c. INTERIOR
not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached wrought-iron spear-headed front
area and entrance railings and gate with urn finials. Dowry
Square was laid out by Tully in 1720, and building continued
until 1750. Each side had a 5-window middle house and outer
3-window ones, of brick, now altered and mostly rendered, to
various designs.


Listing NGR: ST5697172623

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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