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5, Vallis Way, Frome

Description: 5, Vallis Way

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 July 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 266333

OS Grid Reference: ST7713448082
OS Grid Coordinates: 377134, 148082
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2315, -2.3289

Location: 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)

No 5
ST 7748 SW 4/101

II 22.7.49

Dated 1697. 2½ storeys. Rubble with pantile roof. Stone chimney to left with
moulded capping, brick chimney to right. 2 mid-C19 cross-glazed sash dormers with
pedimented gables. Irregular fenestration: 3 windows on 1st floor cross mullion
windows, lower openings with sashes. Monolith bullseye moulded window to right.
Sundial to left of centre inscribes "Time .... Troth. Ivne i/e 3 ... 1697".
('Time Tryeth Troth' was a motto of Lord Bath's; adopted as the Frome town motto).
Ground floor windows altered mid-C19 - to right a sash in block dressings, to left a
wide 2-light sash with reeded control colonette. Plain central door with steps up
to it.
Interior: winder stair survives above 1st floor.
(See also RCHM. Trinity Area).

Listing NGR: ST7713448082

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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