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Latitude: 51.4533 / 51°27'11"N
Longitude: -2.6045 / 2°36'16"W
OS Eastings: 358095
OS Northings: 172873
OS Grid: ST580728
Mapcode National: GBR C5K.YW
Mapcode Global: VH88M.SQZS
Entry Name: Number 27 and Attached Front Area Railings and Rear Garden Walls
Listing Date: 8 January 1959
Last Amended: 30 December 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1202246
English Heritage Legacy ID: 379648
Location: Bristol, BS1
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
ST5872NW GREAT GEORGE STREET
901-1/15/104 (South East side)
and attached front area railings and
rear garden walls
(Formerly Listed as:
GREAT GEORGE STREET
House, now office. 1788-91. By William Paty. Limestone ashlar,
coursed Pennant rubble basement, brick gable stacks and slate
double-pile roof. Double-depth plan. Mid Georgian style.
3 storeys, attic, basement and sub-basement; 3-window range. A
symmetrical front has a rusticated ground floor to a plat
band, a cornice and parapet. Central doorway has pilasters to
Doric entablature blocks and a pediment, a semicircular arch
with a metal fanlight and 6-panel door. Ground-floor windows
have large keys; 6/6-pane sashes, smaller on the second floor.
Similar rear elevation. Rubble basement has segmental-arched
Pennant lintels. Tall stacks separated by a semicircular arch.
3 hipped dormers. C19 left-hand single storey block has an
ashlar tripartite window, and roof lantern.
INTERIOR: extensively modernised; lobby with an elliptical
arch to a left-hand open dogleg stair with curtail,
column-on-vase balusters, and a wreathed and ramped banded
rail; 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
One of several houses in the road with matching fronts but
varying plans for different clients.
(Ison W: The Georgian Buildings of Bristol: Bath: 1952-: 217).
Listing NGR: ST5809572873
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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