ORIEL COTTAGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1057827
Date first listed:
31-Jan-1974
Date of most recent amendment:
16-Feb-1983
Statutory Address:
10, GENTLE STREET
Statutory Address:
ORIEL COTTAGE, GENTLE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
10, GENTLE STREET
Statutory Address:
ORIEL COTTAGE, GENTLE STREET

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 77638 47869

Details

1. 5363 GENTLE STREET (West side)

GV No 10 and ST 7747 NE 10/65 31.1.74 Oriel Cottage (former listed II as No 10)

2. Dated inside 1709 and 1723. Structure older. (Leased to Richard Tucker in 1692). 2½ storeys, gable end to road. Rubble with pantile roof, 2 chimneys, one of stone, one of brick. Gable end has mid-C19 glazing bar sash and door to left in block surrounds. 1 segmental dormer. North front slightly angled and part of 1st floor jettied. 2 and 3 light mullion windows with ogee and flat moulding (circa 1720), and one ditto on ground floor (restored externally in C19) and a modern 2-light wooden casement. Lower projecting 2 storey gabled wing to north (formerly "Mrs Fortune's Dairy"). Extension to rear with pantile roof, former cottage converted into barn. Interior: stop chamfered beam. Said to have 2 dated beams (1709 end 1723) and dated fireplace on ground floor (concealed) with motto "Thou God seest me 1723". To rear: stairhead projection treated as blind dormer.

Listing NGR: ST7764547884

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
266175
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: 15 Aug 2002
Reference: IOE01/05200/13
Rights: Copyright IoE Brendan Balhetchet. Source Historic England Archive
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