GARSTON HOUSE INCLUDING GATES AND RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1057791
Date first listed:
22-Jul-1949
Statutory Address:
GARSTON HOUSE INCLUDING GATES AND RAILINGS, PORTWAY

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
GARSTON HOUSE INCLUDING GATES AND RAILINGS, PORTWAY

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Somerset
District:
Mendip (District Authority)
Parish:
Frome
National Grid Reference:
ST 77996 47756

Details

1. 5363 PORTWAY (North-east side)

GV Garston House ST 7747 NE 10/95 22.7.49 including Gates and Railings II

2. First rated 1797. Set back from road with forecourt. Rendered front, cornice on brackets, parapet, string course to 2nd floor, rusticated quoins and plinth. Slate roof, 3 chimneys, 2 with modillion capping. 3 storeys with plainer single storey wings with moulded cornice and a set back 3-storey wing to right. Centre portion has 3 windows to 2nd floor, 5 windows to 1st floor, outer ones paired, and one pair each side of central door to ground floor. Glazing bar sashes in architraves. Original panelled door with cross pattern below and 2 cusp headed central panels; Tuscan portico. Low railings and 2 pairs of gates, to Garsdale and to Portway. Interior: East ground floor room has reeded Greek Doric columns and a good enriched ceiling cornice. Contemporary staircase with hall arch. Upper floors a warren of small rooms.

Listing NGR: ST7799647756

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
266281
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 04 Mar 2002
Reference: IOE01/05773/08
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