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Numbers 27-57 and Attached Front Area Railings and Garden Walls, Piers and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton, Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4595 / 51°27'34"N

Longitude: -2.6155 / 2°36'55"W

OS Eastings: 357334

OS Northings: 173566

OS Grid: ST573735

Mapcode National: GBR C3H.HN

Mapcode Global: VH88M.ML41

Plus Code: 9C3VF95M+QR

Entry Name: Numbers 27-57 and Attached Front Area Railings and Garden Walls, Piers and Railings

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293048

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380158

Location: Bristol, BS8

County: 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

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901-1/2/911 (South West side)
04/03/77 Nos.27-57 (Odd)
and attached front area railings and
garden walls, piers and railings
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Nos.27-57 (Odd))


Terrace of 16 houses. c1840. Limestone ashlar with ashlar
party wall stacks and slate and pantile mansard roof.
Double-depth plan. Neoclassical style. Each of 3 storeys,
attic and basement; 1-window range. An irregularly-stepped
terrace has a banded ground floor to a plat band, upper
pilasters to a frieze, cornice and parapet. Left-hand
doorways, right-hand to No.55 and a single-storey side porch
to No.57, with overlights with margin panes, and 6-panel
doors. Ground-floor windows have recessed sides, architraves
to upper windows and first-floor cornices, to 6/6-pane and
3/3-pane second-floor sashes; casements to single dormers.
First-floor slate balconies with cast-iron railings, and small
wrought-iron railings to the ground-floor windows. Late C19
canted 2-storey bays to Nos 28, 53 & 57. INTERIOR: entrance
halls with semicircular arches to side dogleg stairs with
turned balusters and wreathed rails, 6-panel doors and
panelled shutters. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached spear-headed
cast-iron railings basement areas and steps to the doorway,
and walls, capped piers and railings to front gardens.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 255).

Listing NGR: ST5733473566

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