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Number 54 and Attached Railings and Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4505 / 51°27'1"N

Longitude: -2.5961 / 2°35'45"W

OS Eastings: 358676

OS Northings: 172556

OS Grid: ST586725

Mapcode National: GBR C7L.VW

Mapcode Global: VH88M.YSFY

Entry Name: Number 54 and Attached Railings and Piers

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202473

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380259

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

ST5872NE QUEEN SQUARE
901-1/16/211 (West side)
08/01/59 No.54
and attached railings and piers
(Formerly Listed as:
QUEEN SQUARE
(West side)
Nos.46-55 (Consecutive))

GV II

Attached house. Early C18. Stucco over brick, gable stacks and
a pantile roof. Double-depth plan. Early Georgian style.
3 storeys and attic; 3-window range. Left-hand doorway has a
bracketed canopy, a rectangular fanlight and 4-panel door.
Pedimented lintels with wreaths to the middle first-floor
windows, rectangular 6/6-pane sashes in exposed frames; two
C20 dormers. INTERIOR not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached spear-headed wrought-iron front
area railings and piers.
Queen Square was built between 1701 and 1727, to varied width
leases and similar designs. No.54 survived the destruction of
much of the W side in the 1831 Reform Bill riots, but has
added lintels like the 1833 replacements.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 95; Ison W: The Georgian Buildings of
Bristol: Bath: 1952-: 140).


Listing NGR: ST5867672556

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