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43, Broad Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4556 / 51°27'20"N

Longitude: -2.5941 / 2°35'38"W

OS Eastings: 358818

OS Northings: 173129

OS Grid: ST588731

Mapcode National: GBR C8K.81

Mapcode Global: VH88M.ZNGZ

Entry Name: 43, Broad Street

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281239

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379011

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: City of Bristol

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

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5873SE BROAD STREET, Centre
901-1/11/529 (North East side)
04/03/77 No.43

GV II

Attached house, now cafe. C15, c1760 front, refurbished
internally mid C20. Timber-framed, front of brick with
limestone dressings, brick lateral stacks and pantile roof,
mansard to the front. Double-depth plan. 3 storeys; 2-window
range. Ground floor beneath a timber cornice has a left-hand
carriage entrance to a through-alley, right-hand plate-glass
shop front; pilasters above to a cornice and parapet.
Segmental-arched heads with 5 stepped voussoirs to 6/6-pane
sashes, horned on the first floor. The alley has Pennant
cobbles and cast-iron kerbs, with a right-hand doorway. The
C15 rear elevation has first- and second-floor jetties, the
upper one with exposed, round-ended joists, and an overhanging
first-floor bay extending to within one metre of the left
side; to the left are exposed beams with a chamfered arch
brace at the end. 3-light windows with plate-glass casements.
INTERIOR reworked internally in 1992/3: two C15 chamfered
2-centred arched doorways to ground floor, the left-hand one
with roll mouldings to inside; between on the inner wall are 2
small reset earlier medieval figures; first-floor rear
internal wall shows box frame with diagonal bracing. A rare
survival of a late medieval town house in Bristol.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 71).


Listing NGR: ST5881873129

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Description


BRISTOL

ST5873SE BROAD STREET, Centre
901-1/11/529 (North East side)
04/03/77 No.43

GV II

Attached house, now cafe. C15, c1760 front, refurbished
internally mid C20. Timber-framed, front of brick with
limestone dressings, brick lateral stacks and pantile roof,
mansard to the front. Double-depth plan. 3 storeys; 2-window
range. Ground floor beneath a timber cornice has a left-hand
carriage entrance to a through-alley, right-hand plate-glass
shop front; pilasters above to a cornice and parapet.
Segmental-arched heads with 5 stepped voussoirs to 6/6-pane
sashes, horned on the first floor. The alley has Pennant
cobbles and cast-iron kerbs, with a right-hand doorway. The
C15 rear elevation has first- and second-floor jetties, the
upper one with exposed, round-ended joists, and an overhanging
first-floor bay extending to within one metre of the left
side; to the left are exposed beams with a chamfered arch
brace at the end. 3-light windows with plate-glass casements.
INTERIOR reworked internally in 1992/3: two C15 chamfered
2-centred arched doorways to ground floor, the left-hand one
with roll mouldings to inside; between on the inner wall are 2
small reset earlier medieval figures; first-floor rear
internal wall shows box frame with diagonal bracing. A rare
survival of a late medieval town house in Bristol.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 71).


Listing NGR: ST5881873129

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