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Blaise Hamlet, Circular Cottage

A Grade I Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5074 / 51°30'26"N

Longitude: -2.6356 / 2°38'8"W

OS Eastings: 355982

OS Northings: 178913

OS Grid: ST559789

Mapcode National: GBR JN.JCRD

Mapcode Global: VH88F.8CJR

Entry Name: Blaise Hamlet, Circular Cottage

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202262

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379691

Location: Bristol, BS10

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Henbury and Brentry

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Henbury

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5578 HALLEN ROAD, Henbury
901-1/20/1346 (West side)
08/01/59 No.8 Blaise Hamlet, Circular Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
HALLEN ROAD
Blaise Hamlet, Nos.1-10 (consec))

GV I

Cottage. 1812. By John Nash and George Repton. For JS Harford.
Random rubble, brick gable stacks and a thatch hipped roof.
Single-depth plan. Picturesque style.
Single-storey and attic; 1-window range. A bow-ended cottage
with a pent on brackets extending round 3 sides, over a
left-hand gabled open porch to a plank door, and a front
bench. Paired lattice casements, to the sides and front, and
half-dormers to the left and front. Paired diagonally-set rear
stacks. C20 tiled rear extension.
INTERIOR not inspected, but reported as having a winder stair
flight, sitting room and pantry.
Arranged by Harford for his retired employees. Part of an
irregular composition forming '...the nec plus ultra of
picturesque layout and design,' (Pevsner). The cottages are
laid out around an open green, and were modernised c1975.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: North Somerset and
Bristol: London: 1958-: 468; Temple N: John Nash and the
Village Picturesque: Gloucester: 1979-).


Listing NGR: ST5598278913

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