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Harley Villa and Attached Front Piers, Gates and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4577 / 51°27'27"N

Longitude: -2.6226 / 2°37'21"W

OS Eastings: 356835

OS Northings: 173372

OS Grid: ST568733

Mapcode National: GBR C1J.W9

Mapcode Global: VH88M.HMCD

Entry Name: Harley Villa and Attached Front Piers, Gates and Railings

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202093

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379212

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

ST5673SE CLIFTON DOWN, Clifton
901-1/7/753 (North side)
04/03/77 Harley Villa and attached front
garden piers, gates and railings
(Formerly Listed as:
HARLEY PLACE, Clifton Down
Harley Villa)

II

House. Dated 1809 by owner. Limestone ashlar with lateral
stack, roof not visible. Double-depth plan. 3 storey, attic,
basement and cellar; 1-bay range. A symmetrical front with a
right-hand single-storey porch, pilaster strips to a cornice,
and shallow pedimented parapet between end blocks with Greek
Revival-style incised decoration, and wrought-iron railing
with stylised leafs. The porch has an open, keyed semicircular
arch with chamfered reveals, cornice and balustrade pierced by
oval openings; 2 recessed C20 doors. 2-storey canted bay has
cornice and sill blocks, with 6/6-pane and flanking 2/2-pane
sashes; 4/8-pane second-floor sash. Rear elevation of 4
storeys with a 3-storey bow with curved sashes to the upper
floors. INTERIOR: C20 stair to the upstairs flat, originally a
central lateral stair; good rear ground-floor yellow marble
fire surround with white marble relief panels; flagged cellar
with exposed rock surface to the front. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES:
attached front garden wrought-iron railings and gates to
Pennant piers with scrolled bracket caps.


Listing NGR: ST5683573372

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