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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
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
ST5872NW ORCHARD STREET
901-1/15/157 (South East side)
Bristol Municipal Charities
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
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 497).
Listing NGR: ST5845672938
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