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Latitude: 51.4587 / 51°27'31"N
Longitude: -2.6175 / 2°37'3"W
OS Eastings: 357192
OS Northings: 173483
OS Grid: ST571734
Mapcode National: GBR C3H.1Y
Mapcode Global: VH88M.LL2M
Entry Name: Numbers 8 and 9 and Attached Front Area Railings, Gates and Balustrade
Listing Date: 4 March 1977
Last Amended: 30 December 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1282331
English Heritage Legacy ID: 379257
Location: Bristol, BS8
County: City of Bristol
Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton
Built-Up Area: Bristol
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol
Church of England Parish: Clifton Christ Church with Emmanuel
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
ST5773SW CLIFTON PARK, Clifton
901-1/8/797 (North side)
04/03/77 Nos.8 AND 9
and attached front railings, gates
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.8 AND 9)
Pair of attached houses. 1846. Limestone ashlar with external
and party wall stacks, roof not visible. Double-depth plan.
Tudor Gothic Revival style. Each of 2 storeys, basement and
attic; 2-window range.
A detailed, symmetrical front has projecting wings with small
gables and octagonal, panelled buttress-turrets with octagonal
finials; weathered sill bands, a moulded parapet, paired
buttresses to the party wall linked by a raised parapet, and
Windows have stone mullions and transoms with tall lower
windows, to metal casements: shallow, canted outer bays with 4
and flanking 2 lights and blind tracery panelled parapets;
above are smaller canted 3-light bays with weathered heads.
The rest are 3-light windows with raised hollow drip moulds,
without transoms to the attic.
The right return has a c1970 concrete porch. The left return
has an open porch with unglazed windows and panelled parapet
with a corner finial to a good restored 2-leaf half-glazed
door with linenfold panels, C20 stained-glass windows with
crocketed ogee heads, and a 2-light overlight; a left-hand
gabled wing as the front but with corbelled octagonal finials
to the attic, and right-hand external stack. Good linked
octagonal stacks have cornices.
INTERIOR: No.7 has tiled entrance hall with a Gothic cornice
of quatrefoils, Tudor arch to the now-removed stair, 6-panel
doors with panelled reveals, and shutters.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached spear-headed railings to front
and side basement areas, and front garden railings, gates,
piers and a good balustrade to No.9 of cusped circles.
A similar composition to Nos 6 & 7 (qv), though more richly
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 285; Mowl T: To Build The Second
City: Bristol: 1991-: 164).
Listing NGR: ST5719273483
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