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Number 3 and Attached Front Area Railings and Rear Garden Wall

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.454 / 51°27'14"N

Longitude: -2.603 / 2°36'10"W

OS Eastings: 358198

OS Northings: 172953

OS Grid: ST581729

Mapcode National: GBR C6K.9M

Mapcode Global: VH88M.TQR6

Entry Name: Number 3 and Attached Front Area Railings and Rear Garden Wall

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202243

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379639

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Hotwells and Harbourside

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Bristol St Stephen with St James and St John the Baptist with St Michael and St George

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5872NW GREAT GEORGE STREET
901-1/15/97 (South East side)
08/01/59 No.3
and attached front area railings and
rear garden wall
(Formerly Listed as:
GREAT GEORGE STREET
(South side)
No.3)

GV II*

House, now office. 1789. By William Paty. Limestone ashlar,
coursed Pennant rubble, brick gable stacks and pantile mansard
roof. Double-depth plan. Mid Georgian style.
3 storeys, attic and basement; 3-window range. A symmetrical
front has rusticated pilaster strips to a modillion cornice
and balustrade. Rusticated ground floor to a plat band, and
first-floor sill band. Central doorway has a Gibbs surround
and flat canopy, and 6-panel door. Ground-floor windows have
rusticated voussoirs to plate-glass sashes, 6/6-pane
first-floor and 3/3-pane second-floor sashes; 3 dormers.
Left-hand return has a first-floor semicircular-arched stair
light. Rear is rendered with a right-hand full-height canted
bay.
INTERIOR: a central stair hall with a left-hand open-well
stair with wide curtail, wreathed, ramped rail, column
balusters, and a wainscot; niche to the left of the door with
key and imposts; stair light has panelled reveals and rocaille
soffit; cornices with festoon; basement fireplace with good
tiles; 6-panel doors and panelled shutters.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron front area railings
and gates curved up to the door; attached rear rubble garden
wall.
(Ison W: The Georgian Buildings of Bristol: Bath: 1952-: 217).


Listing NGR: ST5819872953

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