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Blaise Hamlet, Sweetbriar Cottage

A Grade I Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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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

Plus Code: 9C3VG957+2Q

Entry Name: Blaise Hamlet, Sweetbriar Cottage

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282247

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379692

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
901-1/20/1347 (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

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