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Robinson's Warehouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4475 / 51°26'50"N

Longitude: -2.5951 / 2°35'42"W

OS Eastings: 358738

OS Northings: 172220

OS Grid: ST587722

Mapcode National: GBR C8M.1Z

Mapcode Global: VH88M.YWX7

Entry Name: Robinson's Warehouse

Listing Date: 2 April 1973

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204025

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378928

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: City of 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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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5872 BATHURST PARADE
901-1/42/5 (North West side)
02/04/73 Robinson's Warehouse
(Formerly Listed as:
BATHURST PARADE
Warriner's Warehouse (left-hand))
(Formerly Listed as:
BATHURST PARADE
Warriner's Warehouse (right-hand))

GV II

Warehouse and office, now offices. 1875, reconstructed 1981
behind the facades. By WB Gingell. Yellow brick with red brick
and moulded brick dressings. Polychromatic Venetian Gothic
style.
Each of 2 storeys; 7-window range. Though not bonded, the
cornice and parapet of the 2 facades are continuous, and they
have a common decoration: red and yellow brick quoins, sill
bands, impost bands with angled brick panels, and
diagonally-set bricks below a bracketed cornice. The left-hand
block has outer doorways, formerly windows, with curved
corners to the heads; the 3 middle windows are full height,
all 5 have red ogee hoods on the first floor, and are set
within semicircular-arched recesses with parabolic-arched
extrados; ramped centre to the parapet. Similar right-hand
block has no arched recesses or full-height windows. Sash
windows with margin bars.
INTERIOR: converted to squash courts and offices. HISTORICAL
NOTE: originally part of John Robinson's Oil Seed Mill, the
mill was demolished in 1981 and the facades retained.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, an Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 370; Lord J and Southam J: The
Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-: 94).


Listing NGR: ST5873872220

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