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Banker's House, to Rear of Number 35

A Grade II* Listed Building in Central, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4545 / 51°27'16"N

Longitude: -2.5951 / 2°35'42"W

OS Eastings: 358744

OS Northings: 172998

OS Grid: ST587729

Mapcode National: GBR C8K.1G

Mapcode Global: VH88M.YPXW

Entry Name: Banker's House, to Rear of Number 35

Listing Date: 1 November 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202151

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379368

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

ST5872NE CORN STREET, Centre
901-1/16/562 (North West side)
01/11/66 Banker's House, to rear of No.35

GV II*

House, now office. c1760, restored c1990. Stucco over brick
with limestone dressings, right-hand lateral stack and slate
roof. Double-depth plan with a central stairwell. Mid Georgian
style. 3 storeys, attic and basement; 3-window range. A
symmetrical front open to a small courtyard, with 6/6-pane
sashes, cornice and parapet.
INTERIOR: extensively restored, with panelled wainscot and
reeded dados, enriched plaster cornices, panelled shutters and
6-panel doors; marble-flagged stair hall with black stone
insets, lateral open-well stair with ramped, wreathed mahogany
rail, stick balusters with periodic wrought-iron adorsal
panels with gilded rosettes, and curtail, with a dogleg rear
attic service stair, and an oval window from the first-floor
half-landing to small side room; semicircular arches on fluted
pilasters to stair hall and landings, elliptical arches to
rear ground-floor room, which has an Adam-style plaster fire
surround and blue tiles in the hearth, a delicate fluted oval
batswing ceiling rose surrounded by running leaves to
first-floor front room, and a good marble fire surround with
insert strips, and a rocaille panel and cast-iron hob grate;
rear fire surrounds with architraves and cast-iron hob grates;
vaulted cellars with brick stores and slate shelves.
An unusually complete mid Georgian house surviving within the
city centre.


Listing NGR: ST5874472998

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