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Clifton Wood House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4518 / 51°27'6"N

Longitude: -2.6125 / 2°36'45"W

OS Eastings: 357532

OS Northings: 172713

OS Grid: ST575727

Mapcode National: GBR C4L.4D

Mapcode Global: VH88M.NRQX

Plus Code: 9C3VF92P+PX

Entry Name: Clifton Wood House

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206273

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379283

Location: Clifton, 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 Holy Trinity with St Andrew the Less and St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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901-1/41/821 (South West side)
08/01/59 Clifton Wood House


House. 1721, altered c1800. Rendered with limestone dressings,
brick ridge stacks and a pantile hipped roof. Double-depth
plan. Mid Georgian style.
3 storeys; 8-window range. 2 wide, full-height canted bows
frame the doorway, with a single window extension to the left,
with a moulded parapet coping. A good doorway has fluted
pilasters, entablature blocks and a pediment, rectangular
timber fanlight and a 6-panel door, with 2/2-pane flanking
sashes. Windows have cambered heads to 6/6-pane sashes, blind
to the left-hand ground floor, and with exposed frames above.
Rear elevation has symmetrical 3-window range with the centre
recessed and rusticated pilaster strips to the corners;
central semicircular-arched stair windows, and cambered heads
either side to 6/6-pane sashes.
INTERIOR: large fully-panelled entrance hall with
marble-flagged floor, divided by a keyed elliptical arch on
attached fluted columns, with a good rear open-well stair with
3 twisted column-on-vase balusters per tread, newels of 4
columns to a wide curtail, and moulded soffits; shell head
niches; doorways with raised broken pediments and 6-panel
doors, and panelled shutters.
(Gomme A: Street Index of Buildings of Architectural or
Historic Interest: 16).

Listing NGR: ST5753272713

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