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Byrlton House, Frome

Description: Byrlton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 July 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 266332

OS Grid Reference: ST7714248076
OS Grid Coordinates: 377142, 148076
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2314, -2.3287

Location: 38 Vallis Way, Frome, Somerset BA11 3BD

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

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Listing Text

(South-west side)

GV No 4 (Byrlton House)
ST 7748 SW 4/100 22.7.49


The pre-1697 house was remodelled circa 1800. 2 storeys, attic and basement.
Rubble on ashlar base. Ground floor cill string. Pantile roof with crested ridge.
Ashlar chimney (later), with moulded capping to left. 3 cross-glazed former sashes
with mid-Cl9 gabled pediments. 8 close spaced windows, glazing bar sashes in flush
ashlar surrounds with beaded edges, some blocked; left hand 1st floor window blind
(above ashlar wall projection, also with blind window, on ground floor). Central
6 panel door with marginally glazed overlight, simple architrave with circa 1830s
bracketted flat hood. Central cross wing to rear for stairs. Interior: mid-cl9
alterations include 2 small marble fireplaces on 1st floor. Stairs above 1st floor
said to be late C17; attics said to have 2 original panelled oak doors. (See also
RCHM. Trinity Area).

Listing NGR: ST7714248076

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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