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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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



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 (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, April 1976).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


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

Legacy System number: 270331

Legacy System: LBS


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

End of official listing