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Latitude: 51.4627 / 51°27'45"N
Longitude: -2.5905 / 2°35'25"W
OS Eastings: 359074
OS Northings: 173915
OS Grid: ST590739
Mapcode National: GBR C9G.2H
Mapcode Global: VH88N.1HWJ
Entry Name: 37 and 39, Jamaica Street
Listing Date: 7 November 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1202319
English Heritage Legacy ID: 379840
Location: Bristol, BS2
County: City of Bristol
Electoral Ward/Division: Central
Built-Up Area: Bristol
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol
Church of England Parish: Bristol St Matthew and St Nathanael
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
ST5973NW JAMAICA STREET, Stokes Croft
901-1/6/2027 (North side)
07/11/89 Nos.37 AND 39
Carriage works, now offices. 1905, upper floors 1909. Cast-
and wrought-iron frame, brick and render. Rectangular plan.
Cast-iron columns with flared capitals to the lower 2 floors,
with glazed infill; upper floors have columns encased with
brick, separated by timber cornices, and half-glazed above
rendered panels; doors with margin and overlights in the left
and 2 right panels.
INTERIOR: ground- and first-floor cast-iron columns to paired
timber beams with wrought-iron flitches braced by wrought-iron
ties, plain dogleg stairs at either end. '...historically a
building of much interest, maintaining the intermittent thread
from the structural experiments of the 1840s to the hegemony
of the steel or concrete frame a century later' (Gomme).
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-).
Listing NGR: ST5907473915
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