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