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©  N.L. Stones

IoE Number: 380246
Location: 1-9 QUEEN SQUARE (north side)
  BRISTOL, BRISTOL, BRISTOL
Photographer: N.L. Stones
Date Photographed: 21 September 2002
Date listed: 08 January 1959
Date of last amendment: 08 January 1959
Grade II*

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BRISTOLST5872NEQUEEN SQUARE901-1/16/198(North side)

BRISTOL ST5872NE QUEEN SQUARE 901-1/16/198 (North side) 08/01/59 Nos.1-9 GV II* Terrace of 9 houses, now offices. 1833. By Henry Rumley. Limestone ashlar, party wall stacks, roof not visible. Double-depth plan. Neoclassical style. Each of 3 storeys, attic and basement; 3-window range. Panelled pilasters to banded basement, pilasters above to anthemion capitals, frieze, cornice and attic storey with cornice. Paired doorways have fluted pilasters to an entablature and cornice, good rectangular fanlights with round glazing bars, and 2-panel doors; entrance to No.9 in the right return. 6/6-pane sashes, 3/3-pane attic sashes. Wrought-iron tented balconies to Nos 2 & 6-9, with anthemia to the railings and Greek key decoration to the stanchions. INTERIORS: details vary, but include a central hall divided by fluted pilasters to a semicircular panelled arch from an open dogleg stair with turned balusters and curtails, guilloche cornices, 6-panel doors and panelled shutters. Queen Square was built between 1701 and 1727. The N side was rebuilt after the Reform Bill riots of 1831. (Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979-: 227).

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