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Latitude: 51.0485 / 51°2'54"N
Longitude: -3.2659 / 3°15'57"W
OS Eastings: 311361
OS Northings: 128444
OS Grid: ST113284
Mapcode National: GBR LT.G8FD
Mapcode Global: FRA 461B.X20
Entry Name: Byams
Listing Date: 25 January 1956
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1308126
English Heritage Legacy ID: 270331
Location: Fitzhead, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4
District: Taunton Deane
Civil Parish: Fitzhead
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST12NW FITZHEAD CP WEST FITZHEAD
House. Mid C17, altered mid C19, reroofed mid C20. Red sandstone random rubble, rendered on entrance facade (East)
slate roof, external stack left, others brick, with large external stepped stack at rear. 2 cell side wall fireplace
plan with staircase turret to South and projecting wing North-east making L-shape. Two storeys, l:3:1 bays; C20 3-light
metal casements with 4-light left of doorway and 2-light right. Gabled, slate roofed decorative wooden mid C19 porch.
Attics lit from gable ends. 2-storeys, independantly roofed staircase turret, 20 pane window with thick glazing bars.
Interior: entrance direct into hall with hollow chamfered beam 9 compartment plaster ceiling, plaster decoration in 2
panels to right of entrance only. To left C18 panelled rooom with bolection moulding, right of fireplace entrance to dog
leg newel stair, plaster friezes and decorated soffits. Staircase turret probably had a second storey giving access to
attics now via internal stair. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, April 1976).
Listing NGR: ST1136128444
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