History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Blaise Hamlet, Dial Cottage

A Grade I Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5073 / 51°30'26"N

Longitude: -2.6358 / 2°38'8"W

OS Eastings: 355967

OS Northings: 178904

OS Grid: ST559789

Mapcode National: GBR JN.JCP7

Mapcode Global: VH88F.8CDT

Plus Code: 9C3VG947+WM

Entry Name: Blaise Hamlet, Dial Cottage

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282246

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379690

Location: Bristol, BS10

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Henbury and Brentry

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Henbury

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

Find accommodation in
Pill

Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5578 HALLEN ROAD, Henbury
901-1/20/1345 (West side)
08/01/59 No.7 Blaise Hamlet, Dial Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
HALLEN ROAD
Blaise Hamlet, Nos.1-10 (consec))

GV I

Cottage. 1812. By John Nash and George Repton. For JS Harford.
Random rubble and brick, brick lateral stacks and a stone tile
half-hipped roof. Single-depth plan. Picturesque style.
Single-storey and attic; 1-window range. A left-hand pent over
a plank door, extends back and to the right; right-hand side
service extension beneath a brick side. Leaded casements, to a
3-light front bay, and 2-light windows in the gable above.
Exterior stack to the right, with 3 round stacks with faceted
cut bricks and a moulded cap.
INTERIOR not inspected, but reported as having a winder stair,
sitting room and pantry.
Arranged by Harford for his retired employees. Part of an
irregular composition forming '...the nec plus ultra of
picturesque layout and design,' (Pevsner). The cottages are
laid out around an open green, and were modernised c1975.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: North Somerset and
Bristol: London: 1958-: 468; Temple N: John Nash and the
Village Picturesque: Gloucester: 1979-).


Listing NGR: ST5596778903

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

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.