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Number 48 and Attached Railings and Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4501 / 51°27'0"N

Longitude: -2.5961 / 2°35'46"W

OS Eastings: 358670

OS Northings: 172514

OS Grid: ST586725

Mapcode National: GBR C7M.T0

Mapcode Global: VH88M.YTD7

Plus Code: 9C3VFC23+2G

Entry Name: Number 48 and Attached Railings and Piers

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380255

Location: Central, Bristol, BS1

County: 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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901-1/16/207 (West side)
08/01/59 No.48
and attached railings and piers
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Nos.46-55 (Consecutive))


Attached house. c1833. Limestone ashlar and render, party wall
stacks, roof not visible. Double-depth plan. 3 storeys, attic
and basement; 3-window range. A near symmetrical front has
panelled pilasters to a banded ground floor, pilasters above
linked by a frieze, cornice and parapet. Right-of-centre
doorway has fluted pilasters to an entablature and cornice,
rectangular fanlight with lantern, and 6-panel door.
Ground-floor windows in recessed surrounds to 8/8-pane sashes,
6/6-pane sashes above, with a central pediment lintel with
wreath on the first floor. INTERIOR: central dogleg stair with
stick balusters, curtail and 6-panel doors. SUBSIDIARY
FEATURES: attached front area railings with palmette finials
and piers. Queen Square was built between 1701 and 1727. Much
of the W side was rebuilt after the Reform Bill riots of 1831.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 94, 229).

Listing NGR: ST5867072514

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