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©  Lorna Freeman

IoE Number: 408510
Location: SISTERS' HOUSE, FRENCHAY HOSPITAL GROUNDS
  WINTERBOURNE, SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE, GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Photographer: Lorna Freeman
Date Photographed: 22 March 2007
Date listed: 03 August 1984
Date of last amendment: 03 August 1984
Grade II

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ST 67 NWWINTERBOURNEFRENCHAY HOSPITAL GROUNDS3/53Sisters' House (formerly knownas Frenchay Park)G.V.

ST 67 NW WINTERBOURNE FRENCHAY HOSPITAL GROUNDS 3/53 Sisters' House (formerly known as Frenchay Park) G.V. II House, now offices. Mid/late C18, extended early C19. Ashlar, slate roofs. Main block, 3 storeys and attic, 5 windows, later wings, 2 storeys, 3 windows in cylindrical bays, all windows are glazing bar sashes, central Ionic glazed porch, fanlight over door behind, windows of main block have moulded architraves joined vertically by fielded panels, end rusticated pilasters rise to cornice below tall parapet with balustrade, newels and urns; later wings, moulded architraves, cornice and low parapet, break forward at outer edge to rusticated corner pilaster with urn; these wings return plainly around earlier house, they are joined at rear by a later low wing to make an undistinguished garden front. Interior: panelled entrance hall, fluted square columns, Doric cornice, marble floor with black dots; 3 floor open well staircase, moulded handrail, turned and barley sugar balusters; early C19 rear staircase off vestibule, top lit, and with Ionic columns.

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