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Two Lodges and Attached Garden Walls Opposite Former Kings Weston Stables, Bristol

Description: Two Lodges and Attached Garden Walls Opposite Former Kings Weston Stables

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 8 January 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 380012

OS Grid Reference: ST5436377605
OS Grid Coordinates: 354363, 177605
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4955, -2.6588

Locality: Bristol
County: Bristol
Country: England
Postcode: BS11 0UT

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Listing Text

BRISTOL

ST5477 NAPIER MILES ROAD, Shirehampton
901-1/24/1755 (North West side)
08/01/59 Two lodges and attached garden walls
opposite former Kings Weston stables
(Formerly Listed as:
NAPIER MILES ROAD
(South side)
Two lodges and walling round pond
opposite Kings Weston Police Station)

GV II*

Lodges, pond and garden walls. 1763. By Robert Mylne.
Limestone ashlar and rubble, lateral stacks and slate roof,
with brick walls. Symmetrical plan of a central square pond
surrounded by garden wall, and flanked by square lodges.
Lodges are 2 storeys; 3-window range. Pedimented ashlar
lodges, blind to the road, with sash windows and door from the
garden; tall brick garden walls ramped up over ashlar
semicircular arches to the sides and middle of the back wall.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached flanking rubble walls to the
road extend approx 50m NE and SW from each lodge, with central
gateways, the right-hand one blocked, left-hand one has steel
spear-headed gates, with capped ashlar piers, and piers at
each end, that at the SW end with a ball finial. Brick walls
extend back from the road enclosing rectangular gardens. The
walls originally enclosed the kitchen garden of Kings Weston
House (qv).


Listing NGR: ST5436377605

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.




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