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IoE Number: 380632
Location: THE CARRIAGE WORKS, 104 STOKES CROFT (east side)
Photographer: Ms Ruth Povey
Date Photographed: 30 June 2001
Date listed: 01 November 1966
Date of last amendment: 30 December 1994
Grade II*

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BRISTOL ST5974 STOKES CROFT, Stokes Croft 901-1/36/2037 (East side) 01/11/66 No.104 The Carriage Works (Formerly Listed as: STOKES CROFT (East side) No.104) GV II* Carriage works. 1862. By EW Godwin. Squared, coursed Pennant rubble and Pennant and limestone ashlar dressings; roofless. Rectangular plan. Rundbogen style. 3 storeys; 10-window range. Battered rock-faced plinth, ashlar quoins, limestone bands, cornice and alternate voussoirs; 5 wide semicircular ground-floor segmental arches with a C20 ashlar doorway in the centre one with 2-leaf panelled doors; moulded sill bands to the first and second floors below arcades of semicircular arches, moulded impost band and hoodmould on the first, the outer arches slightly pointed, below a corbel table and cornice. INTERIOR: largely gutted. HISTORICAL NOTE: the ground-floor arches were originally open for access by John Perry and Sons' carriages, and the works had a hipped pantile roof with small dormers. Illustrated as such in Winstone. A notable work in a manner recognised as particular to the city. (Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979-: 371; Crick C: Victorian Buildings in Bristol: Bristol: 1975-: 38; Bristol As It Was: 1866-60: Bristol: 1967-: 79).

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