This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 51.4561 / 51°27'21"N
Longitude: -2.6191 / 2°37'8"W
OS Eastings: 357079
OS Northings: 173194
OS Grid: ST570731
Mapcode National: GBR C2J.PW
Mapcode Global: VH88M.KN7M
Entry Name: Walker Dunbar Hospital and Attached Front Garden Walls and Piers
Listing Date: 4 March 1977
Last Amended: 30 December 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1202100
English Heritage Legacy ID: 379228
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
ST5773SW CLIFTON DOWN ROAD, Clifton
901-1/8/769 (East side)
04/03/77 Walker Dunbar Hospital and attached
front garden walls and piers
(Formerly Listed as:
CLIFTON DOWN ROAD
Walker Dunbar Hospital)
Formerly known as: Duncan House CLIFTON DOWN ROAD.
House, now hospital. Late C18. Porch and mansard 1884 by C
Hansom. Limestone ashlar with brick gable stacks and a slate
mansard roof. Double-depth plan. Mid Georgian style. 3
storeys, attic and basement; 6-window range. A symmetrical
front with a 1-window left-hand extension set back, rusticated
ground floor to a plat band, cornice and parapet.
Single-storey porch has pilasters, an entablature and
pediment, jambs with imposts and a semicircular arch to 2-leaf
glazed C20 doors. Ground-floor windows have keys and
plate-glass sashes, first-floor 6/6-pane sashes, second-floor
plate-glass sashes, and five 3/3-pane dormers. 2 rear
semicircular-arched stair windows. INTERIOR: largely C19,
entrance hall with an elliptical arch to a central rear
open-well stair with column balusters and a ramped moulded
rail, modillion cornice, and panelled doors and shutters.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached brick and rubble front garden
wall and ashlar piers. Like Mortimer House next door (qv), a
town house built before the terraces took over in Clifton.
(Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural
History: Bristol: 1979-: 263).
Listing NGR: ST5707973194
Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings