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Numbers 45 and 47 and Attached Front Garden Walls and Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke Bishop, Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4733 / 51°28'23"N

Longitude: -2.6282 / 2°37'41"W

OS Eastings: 356462

OS Northings: 175112

OS Grid: ST564751

Mapcode National: GBR C0B.MQ

Mapcode Global: VH88M.D7FD

Plus Code: 9C3VF9FC+8P

Entry Name: Numbers 45 and 47 and Attached Front Garden Walls and Piers

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282297

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379518

Location: Stoke Bishop, Bristol, BS9

County: Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Stoke Bishop

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Stoke Bishop

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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ST5675 DOWNLEAZE, Sneyd Park
901-1/31/1798 (South East side)
04/03/77 Nos.45 AND 47
and attached front garden walls and
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.45, 47 AND 36-42 (Even))


Pair of attached houses. Dated 1898. By Henry Dare Bryan.
Snecked limestone rubble and dressings, tile-hung top floor,
brick ridge and diagonally-set external gable stacks and
double Roman tile gable and hip roof. Double-depth plan. Queen
Anne style.
3 storeys and basement; 5-window range. A finely detailed
near-symmetrical pair, of which No.47 turns the corner into
Julian Road, with entrances set back at the sides, and
projecting paired gables to the middle; ground-floor
stone-framed windows, first- and second-floor timber windows.
Elliptical arches to doorways with winged cupids to the
spandrels, beneath a panel with eared architrave, and 2-leaf
panelled doors.
The central gables are banded with coped tops and ball
finials, ground-floor Ipswich windows beneath panels with
large cartouches, and first- and second-floor 5-light canted
bays set flush with the gable under a wide overhanging brick
and stone arch. Outer windows have 3 lights, with fine leaded
casements to the left, and forming a balustraded balcony to
the right; to the second-floor shallow bracketed eaves dormers
with raked roofs; windows to the right have glazing bars to
metal casements, with plate glass to the left.
Large patterned stacks, and in the left return a matching
gable to the front ones. Flat rear elevations with stair
windows and single-storey service blocks. INTERIOR not
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached front garden walls and piers
with ball finials. Strongly influenced by Norman Shaw's
Bedford Park, 1881.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 398).

Listing NGR: ST5646275112

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