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Numbers 38 and 39 and Attached Front Area Railings, Rear Garden Walls and Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton, Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4592 / 51°27'33"N

Longitude: -2.6225 / 2°37'21"W

OS Eastings: 356845

OS Northings: 173546

OS Grid: ST568735

Mapcode National: GBR C1H.XR

Mapcode Global: VH88M.HLF6

Entry Name: Numbers 38 and 39 and Attached Front Area Railings, Rear Garden Walls and Piers

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204964

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379088

Location: Bristol, BS8

County: Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Clifton Christ Church with Emmanuel

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


901-1/1/731 (South West side)
04/03/77 Nos.38 AND 39
and attached front area railings,
rear garden walls and piers
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.34-43 (Consecutive))


Pair of attached houses. Dated 1840 in the deeds. By Charles
Underwood. Render with limestone dressings, party wall stacks
and slate and pantile hipped roof. Double-depth plan.
Neoclassical style. Each of 3 storeys, attic and basement;
2-window range.
A near-symmetrical elevation has shallow projecting parapeted
wings, articulated on the ground floor by 3 pilasters, closer
together to the inside doorways, to a moulded band;
overhanging eaves between with paired brackets. Left-hand
full-height extension set back. Doorways have rectangular
overlights with margin panes and 8-panel doors. Upper floors
of the wings have semicircular-arched recesses with
second-floor lunettes; 6/6-pane sashes, 3/6-panes to the
second floor.
Rear elevation is a 5-window range, 2:3 windows with a
full-height extension to No.39, with a banded, ashlar ground
floor, and a wide second-floor moulded band. Raised surrounds
to ground-floor windows with incised jambs, architraves above
with raised first-floor cornices, and eared architraves to the
second floor. First-floor balconies with moulded cast-iron
railings and fluted stone brackets. INTERIOR not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached spear-headed front area railings
and gates between the wings, and red sandstone rubble walls
and Pennant-capped piers to rear garden.
(Pollack A: Canynge Square: Bristol: 1986-).

Listing NGR: ST5684573546

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

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