BYAMS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1308126
Date first listed:
25-Jan-1956
Statutory Address:
BYAMS, WEST FITZHEAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
BYAMS, WEST FITZHEAD

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Taunton Deane (District Authority)
Parish:
Fitzhead
National Grid Reference:
ST 11361 28444

Details

ST12NW FITZHEAD CP WEST FITZHEAD

6/120 Byams

25.1.56 GV II

House. Mid C17, altered mid C19, reroofed mid C20. Red sandstone random rubble, rendered on entrance facade (East) slate roof, external stack left, others brick, with large external stepped stack at rear. 2 cell side wall fireplace plan with staircase turret to South and projecting wing North-east making L-shape. Two storeys, l:3:1 bays; C20 3-light metal casements with 4-light left of doorway and 2-light right. Gabled, slate roofed decorative wooden mid C19 porch. Attics lit from gable ends. 2-storeys, independantly roofed staircase turret, 20 pane window with thick glazing bars. Interior: entrance direct into hall with hollow chamfered beam 9 compartment plaster ceiling, plaster decoration in 2 panels to right of entrance only. To left C18 panelled rooom with bolection moulding, right of fireplace entrance to dog leg newel stair, plaster friezes and decorated soffits. Staircase turret probably had a second storey giving access to attics now via internal stair. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, April 1976).

Listing NGR: ST1136128444

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
270331
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in April, (1976)

Legal

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

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