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10, Lower Park Row

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bristol, Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4558 / 51°27'20"N

Longitude: -2.5987 / 2°35'55"W

OS Eastings: 358498

OS Northings: 173147

OS Grid: ST584731

Mapcode National: GBR C7J.7Z

Mapcode Global: VH88M.XN1V

Entry Name: 10, Lower Park Row

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282216

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379966

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: 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

ST5873SW LOWER PARK ROW
901-1/10/139 (South side)
04/03/77 No.10

II*

House, now flats. Early C17, altered c1722, datestone over
doorways, altered early C19, restored c1980. Rubble, limestone
dressings and ashlar gable stacks, and pantile cross-gabled
roof. Double-depth plan with gable fronting the street.
3 storeys, attic and basement; 1-window range. Gabled front
with 2 cross gables each side, strings to upper floors.
Right-hand brick segmental-arched blocked doorway, central C19
shop window, and right-hand C20 sash. 8/8-pane first-floor
sash under a relieving arch, and C20 attic casement. Left
return has stacks to both gables, a central C20 casement and
second-floor C16 mullion window, with good small
semicircular-arched leaded windows in ashlar panels to extreme
sides of upper floors. Right return a 5-window range, blind to
the left of paired central semicircular-arched early C19
doorways with imposts, and restored cross windows with leaded
metal casements.
INTERIOR: a rebuilt framed dogleg stair from the entrance with
moulded C17 door frames and panelled doors on each landing.
Former list describes 'good mid C17 features particularly 6
excellent panelled doors and a number of fine Tudor-arched
fireplaces, one in the basement has a bread oven', not
accessible at time of review. Moulded cornices, panelling and
a firestone arched window.'
Exceptional as a surviving early domestic building in the City
centre. Former front to SW elevation with 2 gables.


Listing NGR: ST5849873147

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

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