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68 and 70, Colston Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4566 / 51°27'23"N

Longitude: -2.5974 / 2°35'50"W

OS Eastings: 358587

OS Northings: 173234

OS Grid: ST585732

Mapcode National: GBR C7J.JQ

Mapcode Global: VH88M.XNQ8

Entry Name: 68 and 70, Colston Street

Listing Date: 2 April 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187256

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379352

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Bristol St Stephen with St James and St John the Baptist with St Michael and St George

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5873SE COLSTON STREET
901-1/11/84 (East side)
02/04/73 Nos.68 AND 70

GV II

Pair of attached houses, now shops and offices. Late C17,
refenestrated C18, C19 shop fronts. Rendered timber-frame with
a central brick stack and pantile roof. Single rooms front and
back with central inner stairs. Each of 2 storeys and attic,
No.70 single storey and attic; 2-window range. A pair of steep
gables to the street have shop fronts, that to No.68 extending
across the party wall, beneath a jettied first floor, with
boxed eaves. Shop fronts have central doorways between shallow
bowed windows with glazing bars. First-floor canted oriels
have a 10/10-pane sash to No.70 and casement with glazing bars
to No.68, and 8/8-pane sashes in flush frames above. INTERIOR:
No.70 has a central right-hand winder stair and chamfered
lateral ceiling beams. A plan form typical of other mid C17
houses such as in King Street.
(Gomme A: Street Index of Buildings of Architectural or
Historic Interest: 18).


Listing NGR: ST5858773234

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