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Chapel Row and Attached Front Area Walls and Piers

A Grade II* Listed Building in Clifton, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4508 / 51°27'2"N

Longitude: -2.6208 / 2°37'14"W

OS Eastings: 356960

OS Northings: 172604

OS Grid: ST569726

Mapcode National: GBR C2L.9S

Mapcode Global: VH88M.JSCP

Entry Name: Chapel Row and Attached Front Area Walls and Piers

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282228

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379805

Location: Bristol, BS8

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Clifton Holy Trinity with St Andrew the Less and St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5672NE HOTWELL ROAD, Hotwells
901-1/13/1440 (South East side)
08/01/59 No.262
Chapel Row and attached front area
walls and piers
(Formerly Listed as:
HOTWELL ROAD
(North side)
No.262
Chapel Row)

GV II*

Attached house. 1725-27. By George Tully. Red brick with
limestone dressings, brick party wall stacks and a pantile
double-depth roof half-hipped to the right. Double-depth plan.
Early Georgian style. 3 storeys, attic and basement; 5-window
range.
A symmetrical front has rusticated pilaster strips to a
moulded coping, with moulded strings to each floor running
over the pilasters. The doorway has scrolled brackets to a
segmental dentil pediment, a moulded frame, timber fret
fanlight and C20 8-panel door. Lintels with rusticated
voussoirs and keys carved with grotesque masks to 6/6-pane
sashes in flush frames, taller on the first floor; 2 hipped
dormers. The right return has 1-window range, a small canted
16-pane C20 bay, and 9/9-pane sashes above; the rear elevation
has irregular fenestration, and 3 hipped dormers. INTERIOR not
inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached front area ramped brick walls
and capped piers. Part of the Dowry Square development laid
out by Tully from 1720.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 103; Ison W: The Georgian Buildings
of Bristol: Bath: 1952-: 157).


Listing NGR: ST5696072604

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

Description


BRISTOL

ST5672NE HOTWELL ROAD, Hotwells
901-1/13/1440 (South East side)
08/01/59 No.262
Chapel Row and attached front area
walls and piers
(Formerly Listed as:
HOTWELL ROAD
(North side)
No.262
Chapel Row)

GV II*

Attached house. 1725-27. By George Tully. Red brick with
limestone dressings, brick party wall stacks and a pantile
double-depth roof half-hipped to the right. Double-depth plan.
Early Georgian style. 3 storeys, attic and basement; 5-window
range.
A symmetrical front has rusticated pilaster strips to a
moulded coping, with moulded strings to each floor running
over the pilasters. The doorway has scrolled brackets to a
segmental dentil pediment, a moulded frame, timber fret
fanlight and C20 8-panel door. Lintels with rusticated
voussoirs and keys carved with grotesque masks to 6/6-pane
sashes in flush frames, taller on the first floor; 2 hipped
dormers. The right return has 1-window range, a small canted
16-pane C20 bay, and 9/9-pane sashes above; the rear elevation
has irregular fenestration, and 3 hipped dormers. INTERIOR not
inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached front area ramped brick walls
and capped piers. Part of the Dowry Square development laid
out by Tully from 1720.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 103; Ison W: The Georgian Buildings
of Bristol: Bath: 1952-: 157).


Listing NGR: ST5696072604

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