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Blaise Hamlet Vine Cottage

A Grade I Listed Building in Bristol, Bristol

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Latitude: 51.5075 / 51°30'26"N

Longitude: -2.6351 / 2°38'6"W

OS Eastings: 356018

OS Northings: 178917

OS Grid: ST560789

Mapcode National: GBR JN.JCVP

Mapcode Global: VH88F.8CSQ

Plus Code: 9C3VG947+XX

Entry Name: Blaise Hamlet Vine Cottage

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202263

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379693

Location: Henbury and Brentry, Bristol, BS10

County: 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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901-1/17/1348 (West side)
08/01/59 No.10 Blaise Hamlet, Vine Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
Blaise Hamlet, Nos.1-10 (consec))


Cottage. 1812. By John Nash and George Repton. For JS Harford.
Random rubble, brick lateral stacks and a stone tile
half-hipped roof. Single-depth plan. Picturesque style.
Single-storey and attic; 2-window range. Doorway under a pent
roof to the right-hand rear, to a plank door. Front has a pent
roof over a central canted bay, extending to the left over a
bench, and to a right-hand service block. Lattice leaded
casements, paired to the front, a single one to the right, and
paired above set in a dovecote in the gable. Half-hipped gable
to the rear has a ground-floor canted bay. Round left-hand
single and central paired faceted brick stacks with moulded
caps. INTERIOR not inspected, but reported as having a 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.
Having an elevation toward the road, Vine Cottage may have
doubled as a lodge.
(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: ST5601878917

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