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Portway Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Frome, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2282 / 51°13'41"N

Longitude: -2.3152 / 2°18'54"W

OS Eastings: 378086

OS Northings: 147714

OS Grid: ST780477

Mapcode National: GBR 0S9.X25

Mapcode Global: VH97D.TDD9

Entry Name: Portway Hotel

Listing Date: 31 January 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057750

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266285

Location: Frome, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Frome

Built-Up Area: Frome

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

(North-east side)
GV No 20 (Portway Hotel)
ST 7847 13/94C 31.1.74 No 20 (Portway Hotel)

Late C18/early C19. Stucco with double ridge hipped slate roof, cornice and parapet.
Flanking pier strips, channelled on ground floor. Band over ground floor. 3 storeys,
basement and attic. 3 dormers. 3 windows, large glazing bar sashes in stucco
architraves. 1st floor right and centre windows blind, 1st floor left has marginal
glazing. Portico with entablature, studded metopes on soffit of cornice, 2 fluted
Doric columns, 5 steps up. Glazed door with rectangular traceried overlight.
Good east elevation with a pair of wide 3-window bays with glazing bar sashes and
balusters above in parapet. Modern extension to side.
Interior: early C19 details of square balusters to staircase with cast and wrought
iron standards and reeded hall cornice.

Listing NGR: ST7808647714

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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