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Blaise Hamlet, Dial Cottage

A Grade I Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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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

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Listing Text


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


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

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