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IoE Number: 380262
Location: 56, 57 AND 59-62 QUEEN SQUARE (west side)
Photographer: N.L. Stones
Date Photographed: 06 October 2002
Date listed: 08 January 1959
Date of last amendment: 30 December 1994
Grade II

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BRISTOL ST5872NE QUEEN SQUARE 901-1/16/214 (West side) 08/01/59 No.57 (Formerly Listed as: QUEEN SQUARE (West side) Nos.56, 57 AND 59-62 (Consecutive)) GV II Attached house, now offices. c1833. By Henry Rumley. Limestone ashlar, party wall stacks and pantile roof. Double-depth plan. Neoclassical style. 3 storeys and attic; 2-window range. Part of a regular terrace of similar houses; a right-hand doorway, banded ground floor to a band with panelled pilasters, pilasters above with carved anthemion capitals, frieze, cornice and attic storey with string. Doorcase has fluted pilasters, entablature and cornice, rectangular fanlight, and 4-panel door with roundels. Ground-floor window set in shallow recessed surrounds, consoles to pedimented lintels with acroteria and wreaths to the first-floor windows, the rest plain, to 6/6-pane sashes, 3/3-pane to the attic. INTERIOR: extensively re-furbished; elliptical hall arch to an open dogleg winder stair with stick balusters and column newels, cornices with guilloche and vine leaves, panelled shutters and 6-panel doors. Built after the destruction of Queen Square in the Reform Bill riots. (Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979-: 229).

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