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Latitude: 51.5075 / 51°30'27"N
Longitude: -2.6355 / 2°38'7"W
OS Eastings: 355990
OS Northings: 178921
OS Grid: ST559789
Mapcode National: GBR JN.JCRC
Mapcode Global: VH88F.8CKP
Entry Name: Blaise Hamlet, Sweetbriar Cottage
Listing Date: 8 January 1959
Last Amended: 30 December 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1282247
English Heritage Legacy ID: 379692
Location: Bristol, BS10
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
ST5578 HALLEN ROAD, Henbury
901-1/20/1347 (West side)
08/01/59 No.9 Blaise Hamlet, Sweetbriar
(Formerly Listed as:
Blaise Hamlet, Nos.1-10 (consec))
Cottage. 1812. By John Nash and George Repton. For JS Harford.
Random rubble, brick lateral stacks and a stone tile hipped
roof. Single-depth plan. Picturesque style.
Single-storey and attic; 1-window range. The front has a tall
gabled open porch with a pointed-arched doorway to a plank
door, right-hand service block and a left-hand pent over a
bench. Leaded casements, to 3-light left-hand end and
right-hand pantry windows, and gabled half dormer above the
door. Rear chimney block has 4 stellate stacks with moulded
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).
Listing NGR: ST5599078921
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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