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17, King Street

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

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Latitude: 51.4517 / 51°27'6"N

Longitude: -2.5946 / 2°35'40"W

OS Eastings: 358781

OS Northings: 172690

OS Grid: ST587726

Mapcode National: GBR C8L.5G

Mapcode Global: VH88M.ZS70

Plus Code: 9C3VFC24+M5

Entry Name: 17, King Street

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282240

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379865

Also known as: 17 King Street, Bristol

ID on this website: 101282240

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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

Tagged with: Pub

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901-1/16/602 (South side)
08/01/59 No.17
(Formerly Listed as:
(South side)
Nos.16-20 (Consecutive))


Attached house, now public house. c1665, refaced mid C18.
Brick facade over a timber-frame, roof not visible.
Double-depth plan. 3 storeys, attic and basement; 3-window
range. A truncated gable to the street, the floors marked by
moulded bands, parapet with angled outer beams to a central
modillion cornice, and the roof gable set back behind. C19
public house front has double panelled doors set between large
shop windows with glazing bars, with a right-hand doorway to
the upstairs set back, and fascia and cornice. First-floor
9/9-pane sashes, second-floor mullion casements and 2 attic
casements, in flush frames. INTERIOR: panelled ground floor
with bolection mouldings, moulded beams and continued
overmantel and fire surround to the front room with an eared
architrave and rocaille carving, and C17 dogleg stair. The
gable was set back in a C18 modernisation. Part of a row of
framed C17 houses with Nos 16-20 (qv).
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 84).

Listing NGR: ST5878672692

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