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Bristol Zoological Gardens Entrance

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4635 / 51°27'48"N

Longitude: -2.624 / 2°37'26"W

OS Eastings: 356744

OS Northings: 174024

OS Grid: ST567740

Mapcode National: GBR C1G.L6

Mapcode Global: VH88M.GGMX

Entry Name: Bristol Zoological Gardens Entrance

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202091

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379205

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

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5774 CLIFTON DOWN, Clifton
901-1/34/747 (South side)
04/03/77 Bristol Zoological Gardens entrance
(Formerly Listed as:
CLIFTON DOWN
Bristol Zoological Gardens, Main
Entrance)

II

Entrance lodges. c1840. Limestone ashlar, lateral and ridge
stacks and slate hipped and gabled roof. Greek cruciform
single-depth plan lodges at either end with entrance gates
between. Neoclassical style. Single storey; 6-window range.
Gabled lodges have broad pilasters to a frieze, banded
elevations under overhanging eaves; windows set in recessed
surrounds, narrow flanking 2/2-pane and central 6/6-pane
sashes. Linking roofs above a frieze of animals, and a central
pedimented booth with open octagonal side windows. INTERIOR
not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached squared rubble
side walls with cast-iron railings and central cast-iron gate.


Listing NGR: ST5674474024

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