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Nos 1, 1a and 2-6, Brunswick Square and Area Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4598 / 51°27'35"N

Longitude: -2.588 / 2°35'16"W

OS Eastings: 359244

OS Northings: 173585

OS Grid: ST592735

Mapcode National: GBR C9H.MK

Mapcode Global: VH88N.3K5S

Entry Name: Nos 1, 1a and 2-6, Brunswick Square and Area Walls

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204506

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379028

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Ashley

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Bristol St Paul's

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


ST5973NW
901-1/6/1879

BRISTOL
St Paul
BRUNSWICK SQUARE, (South side)
Nos.1, 1A AND 2-6 (Consecutive) and area walls

(Formerly Listed as: BRUNSWICK SQUARE (South side) No.1A with Nos.1-6 (consec))

08/01/59

GV
II
Terrace of seven houses. 1766-69. By Thomas Paty. Brick with limestone dressings, brick stacks and pantile mansard roof.

Double-depth plan. Three storeys, basement and attic; 21-window range. Mid Georgian style. Rusticated pilasters articulate the facade into 5:3:5:3:5 with a central projecting pedimented block: central pedimented doorcase with Gibbs surround and tall keyed entablature, other doorways with plain surrounds; cambered arches with five stepped voussoirs to 6/6-pane sashes, and attic dormers; the end houses have entrances in the sides with bracketed pediments and rectangular overlights below semicircular-arched windows with Gibbs surrounds.

INTERIOR: restored c1980 with the loss of most period details.

SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: piers and ramped walls to front areas.

(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979: 204; Dening C F W: The Eighteenth Century Architecture of Bristol: Bristol: 1923: 53).


Listing NGR: ST5924473585

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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