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Walls, Lodge and Gates to Queen Elizabeth's Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, Bristol

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Latitude: 51.455 / 51°27'17"N

Longitude: -2.6096 / 2°36'34"W

OS Eastings: 357737

OS Northings: 173062

OS Grid: ST577730

Mapcode National: GBR C4K.S8

Mapcode Global: VH88M.QP8H

Plus Code: 9C3VF93R+X4

Entry Name: Walls, Lodge and Gates to Queen Elizabeth's Hospital

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204116

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378955

Location: Hotwells and Harbourside, Bristol, BS8

County: Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Hotwells and Harbourside

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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901-1/9/10 (East side)
04/03/77 Walls, lodge and gates to Queen
Elizabeth's Hospital


Walls, lodge and gates. 1844-47. By Thomas Foster and Son.
Squared red rubble, limestone dressings, cross axial ashlar
stacks and a pantile roof. Single-depth plan. 2 storeys;
2-window range. The lodge has an asymmetrical road elevation,
the right-hand section set forward with an arrow slit to the
ground floor, canted oriel above with moulded base and
weathered top, a central cross window with cast-iron lattice
casements, and an overhanging crenellated parapet. Left-hand
section has a first-floor 9-light window, with a label stepped
up over the blind central window. The sections are divided by
a large ashlar chimney range with 4 round stacks and
crenellated tops. The doorway in the right return has an open
timber porch with pierced tracery panels under a pitched roof.
The ashlar gateway has a moulded Tudor-arched carriage arch,
and a similar pedestrian archway to the left with a label
mould with king and queen head stops and foliate spandrels;
above is a scroll inscribed FOUNDED BY JOHN CARR MDCXXXVI.
Crenellated parapet with a central heraldic panel, and to the
right a square, crenellated turret. Good wrought-iron 2-leaf
gates with raised centre and pierced panels. The perimeter
wall with narrow buttresses extends approx 80m N, and 100m S.

Listing NGR: ST5773773062

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