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7, Redcross Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4569 / 51°27'25"N

Longitude: -2.583 / 2°34'58"W

OS Eastings: 359589

OS Northings: 173268

OS Grid: ST595732

Mapcode National: GBR CBJ.RK

Mapcode Global: VH88N.5MTZ

Entry Name: 7, Redcross Street

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202492

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380317

Location: Bristol, BS2

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Lawrence Hill

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Easton Holy Trinity with St Gabriel and St Lawrence and St Jude

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5973SE REDCROSS STREET, Old Market
901-1/12/1658 (North side)
08/01/59 No.7

II

Attached house. c1715, remodelled c1970. Limestone ashlar with
brick gable stacks and pantile roof. Double-depth plan. Early
Georgian style.
3 storeys; 5-window range. A symmetrical front has strings to
each course and a cornice and parapet. The doorway has a keyed
architrave and brackets to a good shell hood, and 6-panel
door. Windows with keyed architraves, cornices breaking out of
the strings above and panelled aprons below, to 6/6-pane
horned sashes. INTERIOR: completely remodelled c1970.
HISTORICAL NOTE: birthplace of Sir Thomas Lawrence PRA,
4.5.1769.
Formerly part of a short terrace with small flanking houses,
possibly Bristol's earliest true terrace. Rebuilt behind the
facade and incorporated into a late C20 office block.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 198).


Listing NGR: ST5958973268

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