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Ken House, Frome

Description: Ken House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 January 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 266154

OS Grid Reference: ST7757348106
OS Grid Coordinates: 377573, 148106
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2317, -2.3226

Location: 5 Cork Street, Frome, Somerset BA11 1BL

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

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Listing Text


Ken House
ST 7748 SE 5/58 31.1.74


Probably mid-late C18. Stucco. Rusticated quoins, simple cornice to modern stone
parapet. Pantile roof. 2 storeys, basement and attic. 3 fabled dormers. 5 Plain
sash Windows in architraves. Central architrave door opening with bracketted
pediment. Modern glazed door approached by steps to moulded stone balcony across
3 centre bays, decorative iron railings. Modern single storey wing to left. 2
storey mid-C19 2 bay set back wing to right with central door and parapet. Lamp
post by local iron firm of Singers to left of house.
Interior gutted, on ground floor the ceiling cornices of flail and flanking rooms
can still be seen.

Listing NGR: ST7757348106

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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