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Bristol Municipal Charities

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4539 / 51°27'14"N

Longitude: -2.5993 / 2°35'57"W

OS Eastings: 358456

OS Northings: 172938

OS Grid: ST584729

Mapcode National: GBR C7K.3N

Mapcode Global: VH88M.WQQ9

Entry Name: Bristol Municipal Charities

Listing Date: 4 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202405

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380081

Location: Bristol, BS1

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 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

ST5872NW ORCHARD STREET
901-1/15/157 (South East side)
04/03/74 No.24A
Bristol Municipal Charities

II

Office. 1938. By WG Price. Limestone ashlar with a pantile
hipped roof. Double-depth plan. Neo-Georgian style. 3 storeys
and basement; 7-window range. A symmetrical front has a
second-floor sill band and moulded eaves cornice. A large
doorway with moulded architrave and pediment, overlight with
Greek key decoration and a lantern, and 2-leaf 8-panel door.
6/6-pane sashes, 6/9-panes to the first floor; low basement
windows. Pierced square ventilation panels above the ground
floor. 4-window right-hand return, as the front. INTERIOR:
boardroom with c1770 fireplace and doors from Kings Weston
House (qv). An attempt to relate a C20 building to an early
Georgian terrace.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 497).


Listing NGR: ST5845672938

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