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Number 47 and Attached Cast Iron Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4542 / 51°27'15"N

Longitude: -2.6027 / 2°36'9"W

OS Eastings: 358220

OS Northings: 172976

OS Grid: ST582729

Mapcode National: GBR C6K.CK

Mapcode Global: VH88M.TQY2

Entry Name: Number 47 and Attached Cast Iron Railings

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202419

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380120

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Hotwells and Harbourside

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 PARK STREET
901-1/15/170 (South West side)
04/03/77 No.47
and attached cast-iron railings
(Formerly Listed as:
PARK STREET
Nos.47 AND 49)

GV II

Attached house, now shop. 1762. By Thomas Paty. With shop
front of c1860. Brick with limestone dressings, lateral stacks
and pantile hipped roof. Double-depth plan. Mid Georgian
style.
3 storeys; 3-window range. A symmetrical elevation has a
pedimented centre broken forward, quoins to outer corners,
first-floor sill band, cornice and parapet. 2-window left
return has a good late C19 shop front with granite Corinthian
columns and entablature blocks to 3 semicircular arches,
narrower in the middle, with moulded labels to head stops,
moulded keys and medallions in the spandrels; plate-glass
windows and central door. The shop front has 2 late C19
semicircular-arched ground-floor windows to the left of a
pilaster strip, and 3 similar arches with alternate faceted
blocks to the jambs. First-floor windows have Gibbs surrounds,
second-floor windows have eared architraves with sill blocks,
to sashes with single glazing bars. A round sunken panel to
the pediment. INTERIOR not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings have twisted
balusters and lattice rails.
Originally a matching pair to No.49 Park Street (qv). One of
the best Victorian shop fronts in Bristol.
(Ison W: The Georgian Buildings of Bristol: Bath: 1952-: 212).


Listing NGR: ST5822072976

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

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