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Clifton College, Warden's Office Approximately 8 Metres North West of Wilson Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4626 / 51°27'45"N

Longitude: -2.6202 / 2°37'12"W

OS Eastings: 357008

OS Northings: 173916

OS Grid: ST570739

Mapcode National: GBR C2G.FK

Mapcode Global: VH88M.JHNM

Entry Name: Clifton College, Warden's Office Approximately 8 Metres North West of Wilson Tower

Listing Date: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207611

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379681

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

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5773NW GUTHRIE ROAD, Clifton
901-1/2/2106 (South East side)
Clifton College, Warden's office
approx. 8 metres north-west of
Wilson Tower

GV II

School. c1860. Probably by C Hansom. Random squared sandstone
rubble with limestone dressings, rear exterior ashlar stack,
and a slate roof with bands of hexagonal slates. Gothic
Revival style. Single-depth plan. 2 storeys; 4-window range. A
regular front divided by buttresses with a plinth, moulded
sill bands, ashlar bands, and a cornice with gargoyles beneath
a crenellated parapet. A shallow left-hand porch has a
4-centre arched doorway with double doors and strap hinges,
carved spandrels, with 3 ogee-headed overlights and a small
side light, and weathered roof. 3-light mullion and transom
windows with ogee heads between the buttresses, with metal
casements and stained glass to upper panels; an entrance
second from left with a doorway as above. Gabled ends, that to
right with steps up to an entrance with 4 overlights and side
windows and a trefoil in the top of the gable; that to left
return has ground- and first-floor windows, blind window with
label mould and containing shield trefoil above to gable,
griffon pinnacle. INTERIOR not inspected. A matching design to
the Chemistry block (qv).


Listing NGR: ST5700873916

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