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The Red House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4876 / 51°29'15"N

Longitude: -2.6318 / 2°37'54"W

OS Eastings: 356230

OS Northings: 176706

OS Grid: ST562767

Mapcode National: GBR JP.KDQN

Mapcode Global: VH88F.BVKZ

Entry Name: The Red House

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202149

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379361

Location: Bristol, BS9

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Westbury-on-Trym and Henleaze

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Westbury-on-Trym

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


ST5676 COOMBE LANE, Stoke Bishop
901-1/27/1978 (North East side)
04/03/77 No.40
The Red House


House. 1654, dated by owner, refaced c1800. Stucco with
limestone dressings, Lias and red sandstone rubble, gable
stacks and a pantile roof. Formerly 2-unit plan with central
fireplace, now extended to an L-shaped single-depth plan. Late
Georgian style facade. 2 storeys; 5-window range.
C18 symmetrical facade has a cornice and parapet ramped down
towards the ends, forming a screen to the left end, with a
central Tuscan portico, entablature with triglyphs and a
dentil cornice, to a C17 studded door with strap hinges;
6/6-pane sashes, and a ground-floor late C19 bay to the left
with paired sashes and a tiled roof. Rubble sides and rear
with right-hand lower wing, and rear windows with timber
INTERIOR: entrance lobby to a central dogleg winder stair,
closed by a ribbed door to the attic; 2-panel doors with HL
hinges and panelled shutters; collar truss roof with butt
purlins; formerly a central fireplace open each side between
the right-hand rooms, now rear lateral fireplace. An uncommon
C17 vernacular farmhouse given a polite facade.

Listing NGR: ST5623076706

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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