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© Mr Michael Perry

IoE Number: 380264
Location: NUMBERS 59 TO 62 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS AND PIERS, 59-62 QUEEN SQUARE (west side)
  BRISTOL, BRISTOL, BRISTOL
Photographer: Mr Michael Perry
Date Photographed: 02 April 2006
Date listed: 08 January 1959
Date of last amendment: 30 December 1994
Grade II

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BRISTOL ST5872NE QUEEN SQUARE 901-1/16/216 (West side) 08/01/59 Nos.59-62 (Consecutive) and attached railings and piers (Formerly Listed as: QUEEN SQUARE (West side) Nos.56, 57 AND 59-62 (Consecutive)) GV II Terrace of 4 houses, now offices. c1833. By Henry Rumley. Limestone ashlar, party wall stacks and pantile roof. Double-depth plan. Neoclassical style. Each of 3 storeys and attic; 2-window range. Regular terrace has doorways at the ends and paired in the middle, banded ground floor to a band, divided by panelled pilasters, pilasters above with carved anthemion capitals, frieze, cornice and coped attic storey with string. Doorcases have fluted pilasters, entablatures and cornices, rectangular overlights, some with plate glass, and 2-panel doors. Single ground-floor windows set in shallow recessed surrounds, the rest plain, to 6/6-pane sashes, 3/3-pane to the attic. INTERIOR: extensively re-furbished; hall arches to dogleg winder stairs with stick balusters and column newels. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached front area bud-headed railings and panelled piers. Built after the destruction of Queen Square in the 1831 Reform Bill riots. (Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979-: 228).

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