Bath House

Location:
Bath House, 91 And 93 Middlebridge Street, Romsey, Test Valley, Hampshire, SO51 8HJ
Reference:
IOE01/00325/01
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

ROMSEY SU3520 MIDDLEBRIDGE STREET 677-0/4/10003 (North West side) Nos.91 AND 93 (Odd) Bath House

GV II

Pair of houses, converted into one house. Circa mid C19, converted in 1970-71. Limestone ashlar faced brick, rendered at sides. Slate roof with gabled ends. Brick gable-end stacks. PLAN: Pair of double-depth houses, each with entrance on left of front room; converted into one house in 1970-71. EXTERIOR: 2 and 3 storeys, 2:2 bay front. Rusticated quoins and stringcourse at first floor window cill level. Left house: 2 storeys, 2 bays; 2-1ight sashes, ground floor with cornice on carved console brackets, first floor with hoodmould; blocked doorway on left with small window above. Right house: 3 storeys, 2 bays; sash windows, ground floor with carved frieze of fruit and hoodmould with dogtooth ornament and headstops, oriel above on carved busts and with frieze with cornucopia and mask, first floor left smaller round-headed window with carved drops on the pilasters and small cusped lancet above; doorway to left with frieze with festoons and mask and cornice on consoles with carved drops, C20 door. Rear, also ashlar, but plainer, has head of large Geometric traceried window on ground floor and small cusped lancet above. INTERIOR: has stone straight stairs with carved corbels to arch at foot of stair. NOTE: Originally a pair of houses, built on the premises of a stone mason, Mr Ellery. The elaborate stone carving on the front was intended to display his skill as a stone mason.





Listing NGR: SU3509920821

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1713 IOE Records taken by Albert Roberts; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Dr Albert Roberts. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Roberts, Albert

Rights Holder: Roberts, Albert

Keywords

Ashlar, Brick, Limestone, Render, Slate, Georgian House, Victorian Monument (By Form), Domestic, Dwelling