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Latitude: 51.4506 / 51°27'1"N
Longitude: -2.5961 / 2°35'45"W
OS Eastings: 358675
OS Northings: 172564
OS Grid: ST586725
Mapcode National: GBR C7L.TV
Mapcode Global: VH88M.YSFW
Plus Code: 9C3VFC23+6H
Entry Name: 55, Queen Square
Listing Date: 8 January 1959
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1218086
English Heritage Legacy ID: 380260
Location: Central, Bristol, BS1
Electoral Ward/Division: Central
Built-Up Area: Bristol
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol
Church of England Parish: Bristol St Stephen with St James and St John the Baptist with St Michael and St George
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
ST5872NE QUEEN SQUARE
901-1/16/212 (West side)
Attached house. Early C18. Stucco over brick with limestone
dressings, gable stacks and a pantile roof. Double-depth plan.
Early Georgian style. 3 storeys and attic; 3-window range. A
near-symmetrical front has rusticated quoins to boxed eaves.
Doorway with a good shell-hood on acanthus brackets and
4-panel door. Plate-glass sashes in exposed frames, and a wide
C20 dormer. INTERIOR: central lateral dogleg winder stair,
2-panel doors with HL hinges, and fireplaces with eared
surrounds. HISTORICAL NOTE: Queen Square was built between
1701 and 1727, to varied width leases and similar designs.
No.55 survived the destruction of much of the W side in the
1831 Reform Bill riots.
(Andor Gomme, Michael Jenner and Bryan Little: Bristol An
architectural history: Bristol: 1979-: 95; Walter Ison: The
Georgian Buildings of Bristol: Bath: 1952-: 140).
Listing NGR: ST5867572564
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