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Kingsley Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bristol, Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4558 / 51°27'20"N

Longitude: -2.5813 / 2°34'52"W

OS Eastings: 359708

OS Northings: 173137

OS Grid: ST597731

Mapcode National: GBR CCJ.4Z

Mapcode Global: VH88N.6NRV

Plus Code: 9C3VFC49+8F

Entry Name: Kingsley Hall

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207565

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380059

Location: Lawrence Hill, Bristol, BS2

County: Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Lawrence Hill

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Bristol St Philip and St Jacob with Emmanuel

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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901-1/12/1650 (South side)
08/01/59 No.59
Kingsley Hall


House, now offices. Dated 1706, restored late C19. Brick-clad
timber-frame with limestone dressings, brick end stack and
paired hipped pantile roofs. Double-depth plan. Early Georgian
style. 3 storeys; 4-window range.
The ground floor is set back beneath the overhanging upper
storeys, supported on five 3/4 columns with flared capitals
and cast pedestals, and projecting one window's depth above
the pavement: above a moulded timber beam, Flemish-bond brick
with yellow headers and red stretchers, rusticated quoins to a
cornice, first-floor drip, and C20 parapet. C19 shop front has
half-glazed doors with margin- and overlights, and windows
with glazing bars; upper windows have brick arches with keys
above bolection-moulded architraves to 6/6-pane horned sashes.
In the middle below the drip is a panel inscribed 1706.
INTERIOR: largely remodelled mid C20; dogleg stair with
quarter landings and turned balusters. The only Bristol
example of a style of urban architecture more common in SW
towns such as the Butterwalks in Dartmouth and Totnes.

Listing NGR: ST5970873137

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