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The Old Tramways Depot

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4883 / 51°29'17"N

Longitude: -2.6167 / 2°37'0"W

OS Eastings: 357277

OS Northings: 176775

OS Grid: ST572767

Mapcode National: GBR C35.6B

Mapcode Global: VH88F.LVJF

Entry Name: The Old Tramways Depot

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282060

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380849

Location: Bristol, BS9

County: Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Westbury-on-Trym and Henleaze

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Westbury-on-Trym

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


ST5776 WESTBURY ROAD, Westbury On Trym
901-1/28/2094 (East side)
04/03/77 The Old Tramways Depot
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
Garage premises of Welch and Company)


Tram depot, now car showroom. 1906. By WH Watkins. For Bristol
Tramways Company. Brick and roughcast, tile hipped and gable
roofs. Double-depth offices to left, open-plan garage to
right. Domestic Revival style. 2 equilateral gables over the
garage have modillioned cornices and eaves, and oculi with
oak-leaf surrounds; to the middle is an Ionic column, and to
the sides, piers of alternate brick and roughcast; offices
have brick plinths below roughcast, the entrance in a corner
turret with a 2-leaf door, cornice over, and modillion eaves
to a conical roof with a leaded finial; 2 matching dormer
gables in the left return. INTERIOR: remodelled c1980.

Listing NGR: ST5727776775

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

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