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33, Vicarage Street, Frome

Description: 33, Vicarage Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 January 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 266349

OS Grid Reference: ST7772947860
OS Grid Coordinates: 377729, 147860
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2295, -2.3203

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

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Listing Text

(South side)
31.1.74 No 33
ST 7747 NE 10/111


Later C18 altered. C17 wing at rear. Rubble. Plain tile roof with 2 brick chimneys
and 2 gabled dormers. 6 windows on 1st floor, 3 with original surrounds, 3 later
C19, glazing bar sashes. C20 door to left of centre with flanking windows. 2 shop
windows, right hand one double. Lamp holder in front by Singers.
Interior: late C18 fireplace on ground floor. Staircase at join with older wing: 3
balusters to tread, heavy moulded and ramped handrail, bottom newel has a cluster of
4 balusters. The old wing is late C17 or circa 1700. East front is 2 storeys and
attic, coursed and dressed rubble, chamfered string to ground and 1st floors.
Pantile roof, external chimney to left, stepped with roof pitch. 4 bays. 2 ranges
of 3-light mullion and transom windows to left, a similar 2-light range to right.
Door in 2nd bay from right, ledged door with fleur-de-lys strap hinges, formerly with
raised surround, cornice hood. High above is oculus in square surround with decorated
spandrels. To rear 3 two-light mullion and transom windows; similar oculus to front.
Interior: stopped ovolo door surrounds. Built-in remains of stair with heavy wide
spaced turned balusters. Stairs to attic are hardwood and retain incised risers.

Listing NGR: ST7772947860

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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