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Gasworks Perimeter Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4501 / 51°27'0"N

Longitude: -2.5739 / 2°34'25"W

OS Eastings: 360216

OS Northings: 172498

OS Grid: ST602724

Mapcode National: GBR CDM.S1

Mapcode Global: VH88N.BTN7

Entry Name: Gasworks Perimeter Wall

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279549

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380524

Location: Bristol, BS2

County: Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Lawrence Hill

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Bristol St Philip and St Jacob with Emmanuel

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


901-1/43/1923 (North West side)
04/03/77 Gasworks perimeter wall
(Formerly Listed as:
Gasworks Wall fronting Silverthorne
Lane and Gas Lane)


Wall. Mid/late C19. For Bristol Gas Light Company. Pennant
rubble and ashlar. Perimeter wall to SE and NE sides of former
gasworks; incorporating an infilled elliptical ashlar carriage
arch at the NW end. Part of the Bristol Gas Light Company's
Avon Street works, opened in 1821. Listed as part of the
industrial landscape around the St Vincent's Works (qv), and
its associated walls.
(Lord J and Southam J: The Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-:

Listing NGR: ST6021672498

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

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