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Dyrham Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4588 / 51°27'31"N

Longitude: -2.6161 / 2°36'57"W

OS Eastings: 357291

OS Northings: 173494

OS Grid: ST572734

Mapcode National: GBR C3H.CX

Mapcode Global: VH88M.LLTJ

Entry Name: Dyrham Lodge

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280386

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379262

Location: Bristol, BS8

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Clifton Christ Church with Emmanuel

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5773SW CLIFTON PARK, Clifton
901-1/8/800 (North side)
08/01/59 No.16
Dyrham Lodge

GV II

House, now offices. c1850. By Charles Underwood. Limestone
ashlar with lateral stacks, roof not visible. Double-depth
plan. Neoclassical style. 2 storeys, basement and attic;
3-window range.
A symmetrical front has shallow wings with clasping pilasters
to a frieze and dentil cornice, tall attic storey with cornice
and a balustrade with central panels; a banded ground floor to
the middle, first-floor string with blocks to sill band above.
Left-hand open distyle-in-antis Tuscan porch set at an angle,
has a flagged slate floor with marble insets, 3 niches, a
plaster ceiling with cornice and rose, and 2-leaf 6-panel
door. Ground-floor 3-light windows between subsidiary
pilasters, architraves to the rest, French windows to the
ground floor middle, 6/6-pane sashes, and 3/3-panes in the
attic. 1-window range right-hand return.
INTERIOR: entrance hall with fluted Ionic columns, a modillion
cornice and a coffered ceiling with rosettes, to a central
rear stair hall with a good stone open winder stair with
moulded soffit, cast-iron balusters and foliate newels, and a
curtail, with a large semicircular-arched stained-glass stair
light with panelled reveals; panelled reveals to 6-panel doors
on the ground floor, and panelled surrounds on the first,
cornices and panelled shutters.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 267).


Listing NGR: ST5729173494

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