This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 51.4535 / 51°27'12"N
Longitude: -2.6152 / 2°36'54"W
OS Eastings: 357350
OS Northings: 172908
OS Grid: ST573729
Mapcode National: GBR C3K.KS
Mapcode Global: VH88M.MQBL
Plus Code: 9C3VF93M+CW
Entry Name: Prospect House and Attached Front Basement Balustrades
Listing Date: 8 January 1959
Last Amended: 30 December 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1205847
English Heritage Legacy ID: 379231
Location: Bristol, BS8
County: City of 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
ST5772NW CLIFTON HILL, Clifton
901-1/14/772 (North side)
Prospect House and attached front
(Formerly Listed as:
Attached house. 1765. By Thomas Paty. Render with limestone
dressings, gable stacks and a pantile hipped roof.
Double-depth plan. Mid Georgian style.
3 storeys, attic and basement; 5-window range. A symmetrical
front has the middle 3 windows broken forward, plat band,
first-floor sill band, cornice and parapet, reduced for 3
hipped dormers. The doorway has a bracketed pediment, stepped
key to the Gibbs surround, narrow rectangular overlight and
C20 six-panel door. Gibbs surrounds with stepped keys to the
windows and sill blocks to the ground and second floors, one
semicircular-arched window over the doorway, 6/6-pane sashes
with thick bars to the ground-floor and middle first-floor
windows. 6/6-pane sashes to the rear. INTERIOR not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached front basement area balustrades
curve in to the doorway. Similar to Boyce's Buildings (qv),
and the adjoining Beresford House (qv).
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 203; Ison W: The Georgian Buildings
of Bristol: Bath: 1952-: 202).
Listing NGR: ST5735072908
Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.
Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings