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Numbers 25 and 26 and Attached Front Area Railings and Lamp

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4538 / 51°27'13"N

Longitude: -2.5996 / 2°35'58"W

OS Eastings: 358436

OS Northings: 172927

OS Grid: ST584729

Mapcode National: GBR C7K.1P

Mapcode Global: VH88M.WQLD

Entry Name: Numbers 25 and 26 and Attached Front Area Railings and Lamp

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202406

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380082

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
901-1/15/158 (South East side)
08/01/59 Nos.25 AND 26
and attached front area railings and
lamp
(Formerly Listed as:
ORCHARD STREET
(South side)
Nos.25-29 (Consecutive))

GV II*

Pair of attached houses. c1720. Built by John Price. Brick
with limestone dressings, party wall stacks and a pantile
roof. Early Georgian style.
Each of 3 storeys; 3-window range. Articulated by brick
pilasters, moulded strings to each floor and coped parapet.
Outer doorways between the end windows, have framed and
panelled canopies on brackets, 10-panel door to No.26, 6-panel
door to No.25. Windows with brick flat arches with brick keys,
to 6/6-pane sashes in flush frames. Slate-hung dormers,
full-width to No.25.
INTERIOR not inspected, but noted as having good dogleg stairs
with column-on-vase balusters, panelled rooms, cornices and
6-panel doors.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached front area railings, and square
gas wall lamp at the left-hand corner.
Part of a good early Georgian terrace with the slightly later
Nos 27-29 (qv). The street was laid out in 1716. Varying plans
for different clients, and common elevations.
(Gomme A: Street Index of Buildings of Architectural or
Historic Interest: 42; Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B:
Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979-: 100; Ison
W: The Georgian Buildings of Bristol: Bath: 1952-: 254).


Listing NGR: ST5844172927

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