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Latitude: 51.4502 / 51°27'0"N
Longitude: -2.5962 / 2°35'46"W
OS Eastings: 358668
OS Northings: 172524
OS Grid: ST586725
Mapcode National: GBR C7L.TZ
Mapcode Global: VH88M.YTC5
Entry Name: 49 and 50, Queen Square
Listing Date: 8 January 1959
Last Amended: 30 December 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1202471
English Heritage Legacy ID: 380256
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
ST5872NE QUEEN SQUARE
901-1/16/208 (West side)
08/01/59 Nos.49 AND 50
(Formerly Listed as:
Pair of attached houses. c1780. Brick with limestone
dressings, party wall stacks and a pantile mansard roof.
Double-depth plan. Each of 3 storeys, attic and basement;
2-window range. A symmetrical pair has a first-floor sill
band, cornice band and parapet; paired doorways to the middle,
set in shallow recesses, have rubbed brick flat arches with
cambered heads, plate-glass overlights and 6-panel doors.
Cambered heads with 5 stepped voussoirs to single ground-floor
8/8-pane sashes, and upper 6/6-pane sashes, with 2 dormers
INTERIOR: entrance hall with panelled semicircular arch to a
rear dogleg stair with stick balusters, curtail and wreathed
rail; cornice with palmettes in the corners; fireplaces,
6-panel doors and panelled shutters. Queen Square was built
between 1701 and 1727. Much of the W side was rebuilt after
the Reform Bill riots of 1831.
(Gomme A: Street Index of Buildings of Architectural or
Historic Interest: 50; Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B:
Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979-: 94).
Listing NGR: ST5866872524
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