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Rowden House, Frome

Description: Rowden House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 February 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 266328

OS Grid Reference: ST7703148323
OS Grid Coordinates: 377031, 148323
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2336, -2.3304

Location: Vallis Road, Frome, Somerset BA11 3EB

Locality: Frome
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 3EB

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Listing Text


Rowden House
ST 7748 SW 4/422


Detached early Victorian villa. 2 storeys, 3 proncipal bays. Hipped slate roof
with eaves. Rubble with ashlar dressings and auoins, band over ground floor. Central
projecting 3 storey porch turret with pyramied roof, pedimented window on 1st floor
with stone balcony and arched window on 2nd floor. Plate glass sash windows segment
headed on ground floor with kays; 2 on each side of turret, inner narrow, outer
ground floor ones tripartite. Heavily moulded entrance archway. Ashlar chimneys
with moulded capping. Interia: tiles lobby and hall, very good stairwase with
cast-iron balusters. Heavy ceiling cornices and fireplaces of the period.

Listing NGR: ST7703148323

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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