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Buchanans Wharf

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4513 / 51°27'4"N

Longitude: -2.5915 / 2°35'29"W

OS Eastings: 358991

OS Northings: 172645

OS Grid: ST589726

Mapcode National: GBR C8L.VL

Mapcode Global: VH88N.1S99

Plus Code: 9C3VFC25+G9

Entry Name: Buchanans Wharf

Listing Date: 8 August 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202484

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380303

Location: Central, Bristol, BS1

County: Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: St Mary Redcliffe with Temple, Bristol and St John the Baptist, Bedminster

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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901-1/42/231 (East side)
08/08/75 Buchanans Wharf


Mill and granary, now flats. 1883-84. Red brick with limestone
dressings; roof not visible. Open plan. 8 storeys; granary to
N a 4-window range, the mill a 7-window range. Articulated by
pilasters forming shallow full-height recesses with dentil
tops below a cornice, with linked semicircular ashlar arches
to the ground floor, and wide sill bands below second and
fourth floors; C20 glazed openings have segmental arches: the
granary has French windows to the second and fourth recesses
and inserted windows on the right in the former chimney, and a
small central gable above oriel hoist bays either side of a
tall central top-floor window; the mill has a tall
semicircular-arched window on the ground floor to the right,
and C20 windows in blind panels to the top storey. INTERIOR:
cast-iron columns; late C20 offices and flats. The complex was
built by Proctor Baker, and the 2 blocks were linked by high
level conveyors.
(Lord J and Southam J: The Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-:

Listing NGR: ST5899172645

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