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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1308126



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

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Fitzhead

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Jan-1956

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 270331

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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 (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, April 1976).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

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: ST 11361 28444


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