“This airy suburb, this place of Georgian view, commanding terraces, trees, cobbled streets, garden walls and residential quiet…. All the more attractive for its unexpectedness so near the middle of Bristol”
John Betjeman

About Kingsdown

About KCG

The Kingsdown Conservation Group tries to protect, enhance and stimulate public interest in the Kingsdown area of Bristol.

There are over 204 listed buildings in the area and there were a lot more, but in the 1960s, as the Civic Society put it, “The destruction of Bristol’s most important Georgian suburb was perhaps the worst of all the crimes committed in Bristol in the name of progress since the war.”

Annual General Meeting 2024

The AGM of the Group was held on Wednesday 15th May 2024 at Cotham Parish Church. Summary: Nigel Tasker was elected to chair the meeting. Nick Kidwell presented a report…

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