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Premises Occupied by Wickham and Morris (Timber Importers)

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4492 / 51°26'57"N

Longitude: -2.6078 / 2°36'28"W

OS Eastings: 357859

OS Northings: 172418

OS Grid: ST578724

Mapcode National: GBR C5M.6C

Mapcode Global: VH88M.RT7Y

Entry Name: Premises Occupied by Wickham and Morris (Timber Importers)

Listing Date: 18 February 1972

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202233

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379600

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Hotwells and Harbourside

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Somerset

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

ST5772 GASFERRY ROAD, Floating Harbour
901-1/41/1301 (North East side)
18/02/72 Premises occupied by Wickham and
Morris (timber importers)

II*

Office. Early C19, later alterations. Roughcast and brick,
gable stack and pantile roof. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys;
2-window range. 2 gables facing the river each with 1 window,
brick right-hand gable has wide segmental-arched C20 windows,
roughcast left-hand gable with a square oriel with 26/26-pane
sash (a notable distinguishing feature of the C19 office) and
roughcast exterior stack to the left. INTERIOR: panelled
ground floor and stair with stick balusters and uncut string.
HISTORICAL NOTE: reputed to have been used by Brunel as his
drawing office during the building of the SS Great Britain. A
complete example of its type, graded for its historical
interest.


Listing NGR: ST5785972418

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

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