ROCK HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1138297
Date first listed:
01-Feb-1956
Statutory Address:
ROCK HOUSE, 37, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
ROCK HOUSE, 37, HIGH STREET

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

District:
Bath and North East Somerset (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Bathford
National Grid Reference:
ST 79097 66893

Details

ST 7866-7966 BATHFORD C.P. HIGH STREET (North-west side) 9/55 1.2.56 No. 37 (Rock House) G.V. II*

House. Early - mid C18th. Ashlar with quoins; double Roman tiled roof with coped raised verges, behind partly balustraded parapet; modillioned cornice. Provincial Baroque. 2 storeys and attics in modern dormers. 3 bays. Glazing bar sash windows in moulded architraves with carved keystones; in centre of first floor, is a blocked Venetian window with a flat shell in the arch (the casement window below is a C20th insertion). Central 6 panel door in elaborately moulded architrave, under swan-neck pediment on consoles. Interior: ground floor room has decorative plaster ceiling and 2 shell-headed niches to sides of fireplace; right hand one has panelled doors. Deeds suggest date of c.1723.

Listing NGR: ST7909766893

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
32225
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: 18 Apr 2007
Reference: IOE01/16528/12
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