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Numbers 1 to 17 and Attached Rubble Garden Walls and Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton, City of Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4559 / 51°27'21"N

Longitude: -2.6112 / 2°36'40"W

OS Eastings: 357628

OS Northings: 173166

OS Grid: ST576731

Mapcode National: GBR C4J.FY

Mapcode Global: VH88M.PNFS

Plus Code: 9C3VF94Q+9G

Entry Name: Numbers 1 to 17 and Attached Rubble Garden Walls and Piers

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282223

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379995

ID on this website: 101282223

Location: Victoria Park, 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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901-1/9/890 (North West side)
04/03/77 Nos.1-17 (Consecutive)
and attached rear rubble garden
walls and piers
(Formerly Listed as:
(North West side)
Nos.1-17 (Consecutive))


Includes: No.2 GORDON ROAD Clifton.
Terrace of 17 houses. c1827. Possibly by James Foster. Stucco
with limestone dressings, party wall stacks and slate and
pantile mansard roofs. Double-depth plan. Late Georgian style.
Each of 3 storeys, attic and basement; 2-window range.
A stepped terrace articulated by giant pilasters to a moulded
coping, ramped up the slope; Nos 16 & 17 linked by a
full-width pediment, with a recessed party wall strip.
Left-hand semicircular-arched doorways, Nos 1 & 17 in the
returns, have moulded, keyed archivolts, plate-glass fanlights
and 6-panel doors. Single 8/8-pane ground-floor sashes,
6/6-pane second-floor sashes and C20 dormers. Nos 1, 2 & 13-15
have tented timber balconies with pointed-arched railings with
quatrefoils, no tent to No.1. INTERIOR not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached rubble wall to rear of No.1 has
a 2-centred arched brick doorway with key and impost blocks;
attached brick front garden walls and capped piers to Nos
11-16. The end pediment links the terrace with the similar
termination of Nos 1-14 Frederick Place (qv), on the opposite
corner, and was possibly also developed by Benjamin Tucker.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 228; Mowl T: To Build The Second
City: Bristol: 1991-: 139).

Listing NGR: ST5762873166

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