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Latitude: 51.4562 / 51°27'22"N
Longitude: -2.6225 / 2°37'20"W
OS Eastings: 356844
OS Northings: 173207
OS Grid: ST568732
Mapcode National: GBR C1J.XV
Mapcode Global: VH88M.HNGK
Entry Name: Numbers 1 to 12 (Consecutive) and Attached Front Area Railings
Listing Date: 4 March 1977
Last Amended: 30 December 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1202236
English Heritage Legacy ID: 379611
Location: Bristol, BS8
County: City of Bristol
Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Bristol
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol
Church of England Parish: Clifton Christ Church with Emmanuel
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
GLOUCESTER ROW, Clifton
and attached front area railings
(Formerly Listed as:
Terrace of 12 houses. c1790, refaced and remodelled c1860
except No.2. Limestone ashlar and render, party wall stacks
and pantile roof. Double-depth plan. Each of 3 storeys, attic
and basement; 2-window range.
An uneven terrace has banded ground floors to a moulded
string, with wide full-height recessed bands to party walls,
rusticated quoin strips, sill bands, fluted brackets and
cornice, parapet with blind balustrades over windows. No.2 has
a right-hand doorway with attached Doric columns, entablature
blocks and open pediment, semicircular-arched doorway with
plate-glass fanlight and 6-panel door; stuccoed with shallow
surrounds to windows, cornice and parapet. The rest have
banded right-hand porches with attached columns, fluted
brackets and cornice, 2-pane overlight with margin panes, and
6-panel doors, the top 4 raised; No.11 has no doorway, No.12
has plain C20 doorway.
Paired ground-floor windows, tripartite to No.10; architraves
above, with raised cornices and brackets to first floor.
Varied attic storeys: Nos 1, 9 & 11 have separate attic
windows with a central balustrade panel; Nos 4-6, 8, 10 & 11
have paired, keyed segmental-headed windows with pediments
above, segmental to Nos 6, 8 & 11; Nos 3 & 7 have a third
storey with full-width pediment, and third-storey windows in
recesses with keys. First-floor cast-iron balconies have
lattice railings; bowed to No.2.
INTERIOR: No.12, open dogleg stairs to the front with
cast-iron splat balusters; 6-panel doors and panelled
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron front basement area
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 217).
Listing NGR: ST5684473207
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