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Latitude: 51.4514 / 51°27'4"N
Longitude: -2.6203 / 2°37'12"W
OS Eastings: 356995
OS Northings: 172667
OS Grid: ST569726
Mapcode National: GBR C2L.FK
Mapcode Global: VH88M.JSM8
Entry Name: Number 6 and Attached Front Basement Walls and Piers
Listing Date: 8 January 1959
Last Amended: 30 December 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1202208
English Heritage Legacy ID: 379529
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 Holy Trinity with St Andrew the Less and St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
ST5672NE DOWRY SQUARE, Hotwells
901-1/13/1423 (North side)
and attached front basement walls
(Formerly Listed as:
Attached house. c1725. By George Tully. Stucco over brick,
brick gable and party wall stacks and a pantile double-pile
roof. Double-depth plan. Early Georgian style. 3 storeys,
attic and basement; 2-window range. Part of a terrace of 3
houses articulated by rusticated pilaster strips, with moulded
ground- and first-floor bands and a moulded coping, with a
central entrance wing extending across the corner of the
square. A right-hand doorway has a plain bracketed canopy,
3-pane overlight and 6-panel door. Lintels with 5 rusticated
voussoirs to 4/4-pane sashes in flush frames, and 9/9 sashes
to ground-floor left with fixed upper lights; slate hipped
dormer. Rear elevation has a 5-window range with 4/4-pane
sashes in exposed frames, and 3 slate-hung dormers with
INTERIOR: dogleg stair with square newels, moulded pine
handrail, turned balusters. Left-hand ground-floor room
panelled with shell niche and brown marble surround to
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached front basement area walls and
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. A plaque records that Sir
Humphrey Davy lived here 1799-1801.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 105).
Listing NGR: ST5699572667
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