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16, King Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bristol, Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4517 / 51°27'6"N

Longitude: -2.5945 / 2°35'40"W

OS Eastings: 358786

OS Northings: 172691

OS Grid: ST587726

Mapcode National: GBR C8L.5G

Mapcode Global: VH88M.ZS80

Entry Name: 16, King Street

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202328

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379864

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Bristol St Stephen with St James and St John the Baptist with St Michael and St George

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5872NE KING STREET, Centre
901-1/16/601 (South side)
08/01/59 No.16
(Formerly Listed as:
KING STREET
(South side)
Nos.16-20 (Consecutive))

GV II*

Attached house, now office. c1665, C18 fenestration. Rendered
timber-frame, roof not visible. Single rooms to front and rear
with left-hand stair between (the original plan form).
4 storeys and basement; 1-window range. Shallow jetties to
each floor with fascia boards, and C18 timber parapet with a
shallow pediment in front of the roof gable. Ground floor has
C19 shop front with outer doorways with scrolled consoles
either side to the jetty, 6-panel doors, and C19 eight-pane
shop window between above a panelled stall riser. Horned
10/10-pane sashes, larger to the first floor.
INTERIOR: central right-hand framed newel stair above the
ground floor, with uncut string, turned balusters and square
newels with ball finials and roll-topped rail, door frames
with ovolo mouldings and cyma stops, and moulded ground-floor
floor beam supported by a turned samson post, possibly a
former ship's spar. The gable was set back in a C18
modernisation.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 84).


Listing NGR: ST5878672691

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

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