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Blaise Hamlet, Dutch Cottage

A Grade I Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5069 / 51°30'24"N

Longitude: -2.6357 / 2°38'8"W

OS Eastings: 355979

OS Northings: 178857

OS Grid: ST559788

Mapcode National: GBR JN.JCQH

Mapcode Global: VH88F.8DH4

Entry Name: Blaise Hamlet, Dutch Cottage

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207760

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379687

Location: Bristol, BS10

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Henbury and Brentry

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Henbury

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5578 HALLEN ROAD, Henbury
901-1/20/1342 (West side)
08/01/59 No.3 Blaise Hamlet, Dutch Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
HALLEN ROAD
Blaise Hamlet, Nos.1-10 (consec))

GV I

Cottage. 1812. By John Nash and George Repton. For JS Harford.
Random rubble with brick lateral stacks and a thatched hipped
roof. Single-depth plan. Picturesque style.
Single-storey and attic; 1-window range. Right-hand open porch
to a plank door. A pent roof to front and side, extends over
an open bay to the right with bracketed sides and bench,
raised over the porch. Leaded casements, to a canted oriel on
the front, a small bracketed attic oriel in the front gable
and a half dormer to the right. Paired diagonally-set stacks
to the left-hand elevation.
INTERIOR not inspected, but reported as having a rear winder
stair sitting room and back pantry.
Arranged by Harford for his retired employees. Part of an
irregular composition forming '...the nec plus ultra of
picturesque layout and design,' (Pevsner). The cottages are
laid out around an open green, and were modernised c1975.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 284; Temple N: John Nash and the
Village Picturesque: Gloucester: 1979-).


Listing NGR: ST5597978856

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BRISTOL

ST5578 HALLEN ROAD, Henbury
901-1/20/1342 (West side)
08/01/59 No.3 Blaise Hamlet, Dutch Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
HALLEN ROAD
Blaise Hamlet, Nos.1-10 (consec))

GV I

Cottage. 1812. By John Nash and George Repton. For JS Harford.
Random rubble with brick lateral stacks and a thatched hipped
roof. Single-depth plan. Picturesque style.
Single-storey and attic; 1-window range. Right-hand open porch
to a plank door. A pent roof to front and side, extends over
an open bay to the right with bracketed sides and bench,
raised over the porch. Leaded casements, to a canted oriel on
the front, a small bracketed attic oriel in the front gable
and a half dormer to the right. Paired diagonally-set stacks
to the left-hand elevation.
INTERIOR not inspected, but reported as having a rear winder
stair sitting room and back pantry.
Arranged by Harford for his retired employees. Part of an
irregular composition forming '...the nec plus ultra of
picturesque layout and design,' (Pevsner). The cottages are
laid out around an open green, and were modernised c1975.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 284; Temple N: John Nash and the
Village Picturesque: Gloucester: 1979-).


Listing NGR: ST5597978856

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