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The Old Gaol

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.466 / 51°27'57"N

Longitude: -2.5881 / 2°35'17"W

OS Eastings: 359241

OS Northings: 174276

OS Grid: ST592742

Mapcode National: GBR C9F.MB

Mapcode Global: VH88N.3F30

Entry Name: The Old Gaol

Listing Date: 31 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208783

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380179

Location: Bristol, BS6

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Ashley

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Bristol St Paul's

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5974 PICTON STREET, Montpelier
901-1/36/1592 (South side)
31/01/91 No.45
The Old Gaol

GV II

Lock-up. 1828-32. Limestone ashlar, parapeted slate roof.
Single-depth plan. Single storey and basement; one-window
range. A symmetrical front with right-hand entrance block: a
slightly projecting centre has a flat cornice band and raised
parapet with right-of-centre 6/6-pane sash window; plain
doorway with triangular lintel and early C20 post box.
INTERIOR: ground floor and basement have paired barrel-vaulted
cells, one with iron-studded door and manacle on the wall, C20
steps down.


Listing NGR: ST5924174276

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Description


BRISTOL

ST5974 PICTON STREET, Montpelier
901-1/36/1592 (South side)
31/01/91 No.45
The Old Gaol

GV II

Lock-up. 1828-32. Limestone ashlar, parapeted slate roof.
Single-depth plan. Single storey and basement; one-window
range. A symmetrical front with right-hand entrance block: a
slightly projecting centre has a flat cornice band and raised
parapet with right-of-centre 6/6-pane sash window; plain
doorway with triangular lintel and early C20 post box.
INTERIOR: ground floor and basement have paired barrel-vaulted
cells, one with iron-studded door and manacle on the wall, C20
steps down.


Listing NGR: ST5924174276

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