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Rowden House

A Grade II Listed Building in Frome, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2336 / 51°14'1"N

Longitude: -2.3304 / 2°19'49"W

OS Eastings: 377031

OS Northings: 148323

OS Grid: ST770483

Mapcode National: GBR 0S8.RMT

Mapcode Global: VH97D.K8D4

Entry Name: Rowden House

Listing Date: 16 February 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057769

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266328

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


Rowden House
ST 7748 SW 4/422


Detached early Victorian villa. 2 storeys, 3 proncipal bays. Hipped slate roof
with eaves. Rubble with ashlar dressings and auoins, band over ground floor. Central
projecting 3 storey porch turret with pyramied roof, pedimented window on 1st floor
with stone balcony and arched window on 2nd floor. Plate glass sash windows segment
headed on ground floor with kays; 2 on each side of turret, inner narrow, outer
ground floor ones tripartite. Heavily moulded entrance archway. Ashlar chimneys
with moulded capping. Interia: tiles lobby and hall, very good stairwase with
cast-iron balusters. Heavy ceiling cornices and fireplaces of the period.

Listing NGR: ST7703148323

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

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