- Blaise Hamlet
infobox UK place
country = England
official_name= Blaise Hamlet
region= South West England
constituency_westminster= Bristol North West
postcode_district = BS
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Blaise Hamlet is a hamlet in north west
Bristol, England, composed of a complex of small cottages around a green. They were built around 1811 for retired employees of Quakerbanker and philanthropist John Scandrett Harford, who owned Blaise CastleHouse.
The hamlet was designed by John Nash, master of the
Picturesquestyle. He had worked for Harford on other buildings.
The cottages are now owned by the National Trust. They are still occupied and not open to the public, but the ensemble may be viewed from the outside. All the cottages, and the sundial on the green (which is accessible to the public), are Grade I
Rose Cottage is now rented out by the National Trust as a holiday cottage.
* [http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-vh/w-visits/w-findaplace/w-blaisehamlet/ Blaise Hamlet information at the National Trust]
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