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6-9, Colston Parade

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4476 / 51°26'51"N

Longitude: -2.5899 / 2°35'23"W

OS Eastings: 359101

OS Northings: 172237

OS Grid: ST591722

Mapcode National: GBR C9M.6X

Mapcode Global: VH88N.2W53

Plus Code: 9C3VCCX6+32

Entry Name: 6-9, Colston Parade

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1372319

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379341

Location: Central, Bristol, BS1

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: St Mary Redcliffe with Temple, Bristol and St John the Baptist, Bedminster

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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901-1/42/1671 (South side)
04/03/77 Nos.6-9 (Consecutive)


Terrace of 4 houses. Late C19. Snecked limestone with ashlar
dressings, brick chimneys and a pantile roof. Double-depth
plan. Tudor Revival style. 3 storeys; 4-bay range. 2 handed
pairs with outer doorways. Each house has a canted bay of 4
transomed and mullioned lights on the ground floor, with a
drip mould with Tudor flowers and parapet above; the drip is
carried over into a floating cornice enriched with ivy carving
above the doorway, which is chamfered; the recessed door has
chamfered framing round the 6 fields, and a rectangular
overlight. The first-floor tripartite mullioned window and
2-light window over doorway have label moulds with square
stops down at transom height; second floor stepped window in
the gable; the eaves are boxed in. INTERIOR not inspected. A
plaque on No.9 identifies the birth place of Samuel Plimsoll,
inventor of the Plimsoll Line.

Listing NGR: ST5909672234

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