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Welshmill Lodge and Boundary Wall to Road, Frome

Description: Welshmill Lodge and Boundary Wall to Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 January 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 266355

OS Grid Reference: ST7779548584
OS Grid Coordinates: 377795, 148584
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2360, -2.3194

Location: 5 Welshmill Road, Frome BA11 2LA

Locality: Frome
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 2LA

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Listing Text


31.1.74 Welshmill Lodge
ST 7748 6/114 and Boundary Wall
to Road

Circa 1720, remodelled circa 1800. Rendered rubble, end quoins to right. Slate
roof. Pair of polygonal stacks with moulded capping to centre of ridge. 2 storeys.
4 pairs of sash windows with glazing bars, stone dressings and centre mullions.
Door under transom light, stone doorcase with incised pilasters, architrave and hood
missing. Half-glazed double doors with Greek-key pattern centre rail and wooden
studs. Return to south: bargeboarded gable end with 2-light mullion window and
weathered string over ground and 2st floors. 2 storey extension with variety of
windows one a blocked cross-mullion.type and one a 2-light mullion type.
Interior: north-west room on ground floor has carved marble chimney-piece with herm
caryatids. Wide hall with top-lit stairs at back, squared balusters with wreathed and
braced cast-iron fillers at intervals. 2 hall doors have Greek-key pattern on middle
rails. Rubble wall to street with moulded gatepier.

Listing NGR: ST7779548584

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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