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Rock House and Attached Front Pavement and Basement Area Railings and Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4526 / 51°27'9"N

Longitude: -2.6262 / 2°37'34"W

OS Eastings: 356585

OS Northings: 172810

OS Grid: ST565728

Mapcode National: GBR C1L.34

Mapcode Global: VH88M.FRH9

Entry Name: Rock House and Attached Front Pavement and Basement Area Railings and Gates

Listing Date: 8 January 1959

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292966

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379823

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 Holy Trinity with St Andrew the Less and St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5672NE HOTWELL ROAD, Hotwells
901-1/13/1459 (East side)
08/01/59 Nos.410 AND 412
Rock House and attached front
pavement and basement area railings
and gates
(Formerly Listed as:
HOTWELL ROAD
(North side)
Nos.410 AND 412
Rock House)

GV II

House, now divided into 2. c1800. Render with limestone
dressings, roof not visible. Double-depth plan. Late Georgian
style. 3 storeys and basement; 5-window range. A symmetrical
front has pilaster strips to a moulded coping, a wide basement
area with Pennant-stepped bridge to an elliptical-arched
doorway with metal batswing fanlight and 2-leaf 12-panel door
with fluted lower panels. In front of the basement area is a
later colonnade of 6 slim Tuscan columns, square to each end,
to a deep first-floor balcony, and a shallow, tented
second-floor balcony on cast-iron brackets with flat
stanchions, both with pointed-arched wrought-iron railings
with quatrefoils; 8/8-pane ground-floor sashes, French windows
above, and plate-glass basement sashes. INTERIOR not
inspected, but reported as having a lobby with glazed screen
and fanlight, to a rear open-well stair. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES:
raised Pennant pavement faced with Pennant rubble, and
attached basement area spear-headed railings and gates.
(Ison W: The Georgian Buildings of Bristol: Bath: 1952-: 213).


Listing NGR: ST5658572810

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