Monmouth House And Gate Piers To Road

18 Feb 2007
Monmouth House And Gate Piers To Road, Cork Street, Frome, Mendip, Somerset, BA11 1BL
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.



ST 7748 SE 5/57 GV Monmouth House 22.1.49 and gate piers to road II


A good C18 town house. Main front at right angles to street. Ashlar with hipped tiled mansard roof. Moulded cornice. Parapet with coping. 2 storeys, basement and attic. 3 gabled dormers. 5 windows in architraves C19 casements, 2 on ground floor with little balconies, sashes with glazing bars to basement. Central panelled door under pedimented entablature. Steps up to door with panelled piers.

3 bay 3 storey return to street with band over ground (basement) floor. 2 right- hand bays, blind with sash rebates. Segmental headed mid C19 half-glazed door in architrave to left. Modern shop front to right. Panelled chimney over right hand bay.

Squat rustic piers with reed moulded capping to former garden.

Interior: panelled shutters on ground floor. Entrance hall has plaster replicas of the Parthenon frieze (in part) above doors of flanking rooms, by Henning 1819.

Listing NGR: ST7760148066


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0670 IOE Records taken by Steve Ehrlicher; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Steve Ehrlicher. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Ehrlicher, Steve

Rights Holder: Ehrlicher, Steve


Ashlar, Tile, Stuart Town House, Georgian Domestic, House, Dwelling, Shop, Commercial, Gate Pier, Unassigned