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Fountains, Lamps, Balustrades, Railings and Statues to Front of Victoria Rooms

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4581 / 51°27'28"N

Longitude: -2.6095 / 2°36'34"W

OS Eastings: 357746

OS Northings: 173406

OS Grid: ST577734

Mapcode National: GBR C4J.T5

Mapcode Global: VH88M.QM93

Entry Name: Fountains, Lamps, Balustrades, Railings and Statues to Front of Victoria Rooms

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1218308

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380289

Location: Bristol, BS8

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton Down

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Clifton, St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5773SE QUEEN'S ROAD, Clifton
901-1/9/960 (North East side)
04/03/77 Fountains, lamps, balustrades,
railings and statues to front of
Victoria Rooms
(Formerly Listed as:
QUEENS ROAD
(North side)
Lions, balustrades, steps and
fountain)

GV II*

Steps, fountains, balustrades, railings, statues and lamps.
1912. By Edwin Rickards and Henry Poole. Pennant ashlar,
limestone balustrades, cast-iron railings and lamps, bronze
statues. Raised forecourt with curved steps and a large
fountain with bronze aquatic statues and granite urns;
flanking plinths with flagstaffs on moulded bases, turned
balustrades with lamps, curved railings with urn finials to
the front, bronze lions couchant to the rear, piers to outer
gateways with lamps on moulded bases.
Rickards and Poole were a notable partnership of the Edwardian
period, and this is a particularly good example of their work.


Listing NGR: ST5774673406

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

Description


BRISTOL

ST5773SE QUEEN'S ROAD, Clifton
901-1/9/960 (North East side)
04/03/77 Fountains, lamps, balustrades,
railings and statues to front of
Victoria Rooms
(Formerly Listed as:
QUEENS ROAD
(North side)
Lions, balustrades, steps and
fountain)

GV II*

Steps, fountains, balustrades, railings, statues and lamps.
1912. By Edwin Rickards and Henry Poole. Pennant ashlar,
limestone balustrades, cast-iron railings and lamps, bronze
statues. Raised forecourt with curved steps and a large
fountain with bronze aquatic statues and granite urns;
flanking plinths with flagstaffs on moulded bases, turned
balustrades with lamps, curved railings with urn finials to
the front, bronze lions couchant to the rear, piers to outer
gateways with lamps on moulded bases.
Rickards and Poole were a notable partnership of the Edwardian
period, and this is a particularly good example of their work.


Listing NGR: ST5774673406

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