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37 and 39, Jamaica Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, Bristol

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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

Plus Code: 9C3VFC75+3R

Entry Name: 37 and 39, Jamaica Street

Listing Date: 7 November 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202319

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379840

Location: Bristol, BS2

County: 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

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Listing Text


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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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