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East Hill Cottage, Frome

Description: East Hill Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 September 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 267469

OS Grid Reference: ST7880847705
OS Grid Coordinates: 378808, 147705
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2281, -2.3049

Location: Warminster Road, Frome, Somerset BA11 5JY

Locality: Frome
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 5JY

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Listing Text


7/514 East Hill Cottage


Lodge. Mid C19. Coursed limestone rubble. Low-pitched hipped slate roof
with deep eaves and with small gable at centre of front. Axial and rear stacks
with grouped diagonally set red brick shafts and square yellow clay pots.
Italianate - Tudor style. Plan: L-shaped on plan. The main front range
is probably double depth with 2 principal front rooms either side of central
entrance hall and with what must be the service wing at the back of the right
hand side and a single storey outshut in the angle. Exterior: 2 storeys.
Symmetrical 3-bay front with pedimental gable at centre. 2-light stone windows
with Tudor arch lights and hoodmoulds. Central Tudor or 4-centred arch doorway
with plank door and later gabled open porch on thin posts. Small arrow loop
panel in gable. Rear elevation not inspected. Interior: not inspected.
Note: East Hill Cottage is a lodge or garden bothy to now demolished East
Hill House formerly situated nearby on the hill known as East Hill.

Listing NGR: ST7880847705

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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