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Number 47 and Attached Cast Iron Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, Bristol

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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

Plus Code: 9C3VF93W+MW

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: 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


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


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
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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