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45 High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4547 / 51°27'16"N

Longitude: -2.5929 / 2°35'34"W

OS Eastings: 358899

OS Northings: 173025

OS Grid: ST588730

Mapcode National: GBR C8K.JC

Mapcode Global: VH88N.0PLP

Plus Code: 9C3VFC34+VR

Entry Name: 45 High Street

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208284

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379765

ID on this website: 101208284

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Bristol, Christ Church with Saint Ewen, All Saints and Saint George

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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(Formerly Listed as: HIGH STREET, Bristol 1 Nos.44 AND 45)



Attached house, now shop and office. C17, refenestrated C18, refronted 1908 by JH Hirst. Timber box-frame with random ashlar front, render, with a hipped pantile roof. Front and rear rooms, with a central well and right-hand stair. A symmetrical C20 front has a ground floor with Art Nouveau-style incised timber pilasters and consoles to a C20 shop front with a right-hand doorway, a heavy timber dentil cornice with small brackets and a gable with boxed eaves and central pendant. Three-storey canted bay with oak first- and second-floor Ipswich windows with side lights, and third-floor three-light window, plate-glass casements, leaded above transoms, and rendered panels between. C17 rear elevation is a four-storey; two-window range, with shallow cornices to each floor and a gable set back behind the fourth floor. Small left-hand doorway, C18 six-over-six-pane sashes in flush frames, paired and taller on the ground floor.

INTERIOR: the front rooms are C20, with a right-hand stair flight with moulded balusters; above is a C17 winder stair, with a central light well to the left with internal windows with glazing bars, now covered by a C20 roof; first-floor back room has a C17 moulded doorway with chamfer stop and two-panel door; vaulted basement.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15 March 2018.

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