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Numbers 1 to 8 and Attached Basement and Front Area Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton, City of Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4554 / 51°27'19"N

Longitude: -2.6198 / 2°37'11"W

OS Eastings: 357034

OS Northings: 173122

OS Grid: ST570731

Mapcode National: GBR C2K.J3

Mapcode Global: VH88M.JPX3

Plus Code: 9C3VF94J+53

Entry Name: Numbers 1 to 8 and Attached Basement and Front Area Railings

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280528

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379227

ID on this website: 101280528

Location: Clifton Wood, Bristol, BS8

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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901-1/8/759 (West side)
08/01/59 Rodney Place, Nos.1-8 (Cons) and
attached basement and front area
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Rodney Place, Nos.1-9 (Consec))


Terrace of 9 houses. 1782-85. Probably by William Paty.
Limestone ashlar with party wall stacks and pantile and slate
mansard roofs. Late Georgian style. 3 storeys, attic and
basement; 5-window range.
Terrace divided by pilasters to a cornice and parapet, plat
and first-floor sill bands. Each house has a ground floor with
a rusticated 3-window range, and plain 2-window range
containing the doorways, to alternate sides: doorways have
Doric columns, triglyphs to pediments, fanlights and 6-panel
doors. 6/6-pane sashes, 3/3-panes to second floor, and varied
No.1 has a late C19 doorway in the right return with large
volute consoles to a modillion canopy, overlight and 2-panel
door, with an extension behind. Wrought-iron basket balconies
to first-floor of No.3. No.4 has a late C19 single-storey
porch with a semicircular-arched doorway, a right-hand stone
oriel with plain transoms and mullions, and a raised mansard.
No.8 has a narrow mid C19 doorway with console cornice and a
left-hand tripartite ground-floor window.
INTERIOR: rear central stone open dogleg stairs with stick and
cast-iron balusters and a wreathed rail; winder attic stairs;
panelled reveals to doors with 6 raised panels, panelled
shutters, fireplaces, cornices and dados.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached wrought-iron railings with urn
finials to basement areas, and to raised flagged front areas
of Nos 6, 7 & 8. Nos 1-5 are set back behind a curved drive.
One of the first Clifton Terraces after Boyce's Buildings
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 217; Mowl T: To Build The Second
City: Bristol: 1991-: 120).

Listing NGR: ST5703473122

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