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Catherine Hill House, Frome

Description: Catherine Hill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 July 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 266098

OS Grid Reference: ST7741548020
OS Grid Coordinates: 377415, 148020
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2309, -2.3248

Location: Catherine Street, Frome, Somerset BA11 1DA

Locality: Frome
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 1DA

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Listing Text

(South side)

GV No 3 (Catherine Hill
ST 7748 SW 4/34 22.7.49 House)


Mis C18. Coursed rubble with parapet, moulded cornice, rusticated quoins;
architraves. Mansard pantile roof. 2½ storeys. Central dormer. 5 windows,
sashes with glazing bars. Doric pedimented door piece (engaged columns, triglyph
frieze). 6 panel door centre onces with trefoil heads, lower ones cross
patterned. Angled 2 storey bay to south with moulded gabled dormer above. Unusual
lead rainwaterhead with compass pattern to south-west on side of mid C19 extension.
Panelled interior shutters. Interior: hall has screen with 2 doors and a segmental
glazed fanlight with ogee tracery. Right-hand ground floor has mid C18 fireplace
and flanking display niche cupboards. Marble fireplace in 1st floor left-hand room.

Listing NGR: ST7741548020

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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