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Grove Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4346 / 51°26'4"N

Longitude: -2.5522 / 2°33'7"W

OS Eastings: 361712

OS Northings: 170766

OS Grid: ST617707

Mapcode National: GBR CKS.NL

Mapcode Global: VH88V.Q64K

Entry Name: Grove Hall

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207492

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379662

Location: Bristol, BS4

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Brislington East

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Brislington St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST316170 GROVE PARK, Brislington
901-1/48/461 (East side)
04/03/77 Grove Hall

II

House. c1830. Render, limestone dressings, brick gable end
stacks and slate valley roof. Double-depth plan. Late Georgian
style. 3 storeys; 4-window range. Symmetrical front set back
to the left with the doorway in the left-hand end of the
projecting front section. Pilasters with incised Greek
Revival-style details rise through cornice to a parapet with
acroteria, forming a square shaft out of the chimney in the
left-hand internal angle; first-floor sill bands and parapet.
Low ground-floor 6/6-pane sashes, 3/3-panes on the top floor,
first-floor central and left-hand end windows have architraves
and console pediments. Crenellated porch with cast-iron
columns and a C20 door, and a semicircular-arched stair window
above. The rear elevation, originally the principal front, has
a symmetrical 5-window range. Rusticated pilaster strips, a
sill band and cornice beneath the parapet, which returns along
the gables. Low 6/6-pane horned sashes to the ground and first
floors, 3/3-panes on the second; central porch has columns
with palmette capitals, an entablature with triglyphs and an
open pediment, C20 glazed door and fanlight. INTERIOR: front
hall with open-well cantilevered stone stair, wide curtail and
cast-iron balusters; semicircular-arched recess in hall has
fluted Ionic columns either side of large mirror and moulded
ceiling; similar ceiling to first-floor landing; panelled
shutters, and stone fireplace surrounds with corner roundels.
(Rowe J and Williams D: Bygone Brislington: Bristol: 1986-:
37).


Listing NGR: ST6171270766

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