© Mrs Joy Roddy LRPS
YORK HOUSE AND ATTACHED FRONT AREA RAILINGS, 16 DOWRY SQUARE (east side)
BRISTOL, BRISTOL, BRISTOL
Mrs Joy Roddy LRPS
05 October 1999
04 March 1977
Date of last amendment:
04 March 1977
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ST5772NW DOWRY SQUARE, Hotwells
901-1/14/1432 (East side)
York House and attached front area
Includes: No.260 HOTWELL ROAD Hotwells.
Attached house, now office. c1780. Stucco with limestone
dressings, gable stacks and a pantile double-pile roof.
Double-depth plan. Mid Georgian style. 3 storeys, attic and
basement; 3-window range. A symmetrical front has rusticated
pilasters strips through moulded strings, missing from the
first floor, to a moulded coping. Steps up to a wide doorway
with attached Tuscan columns, fluted entablature blocks and a
cornice, plate-glass overlight and 2-leaf 2-panel door. C19
canted timber bays have three 6/6-pane sashes, upper floors
have outer tripartite windows with 8/8-pane first-floor and
6/6-pane second-floor sashes, and central 6/6-pane sashes,
taller on the first floor; 4 hipped dormers with 3/6-pane
sashes. The right-hand return has a late C19 ashlar public
house front with 5 panelled pilasters and foliate capitals to
left-hand and central doorways, 2 windows with tripartite
frames and semicircular-arched panes below, panelled aprons
and dentil cornice. INTERIOR not inspected. SUBSIDIARY
FEATURES: attached spear-headed wrought-iron bowed basement
area and front entrance railings.
(Gomme A: Street Index of Buildings of Architectural or
Historic Interest: 24).