Heritage Category:
Listed Building
List Entry Number:
Date first listed:
Date of most recent amendment:
Statutory Address:


© Crown Copyright and database right 2021. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2021. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1394527.pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 18-Sep-2021 at 21:05:44.


Statutory Address:

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

Bath and North East Somerset (Unitary Authority)
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
ST 76117 62246


BELMONT ROAD, Combe Down (South side) Belmont House (Formerly Listed as: BELMONT ROAD, Combe Down Belmont) 05/08/75


Large detached Italianate villa. c1840. MATERIALS: Limestone ashlar, slate roof. EXTERIOR: Two storeys on third below south facing terrace. Road front, set back only slightly from boundary wall (qv), has one sash at first floor, and wide entrance front, to west, has twelve pane sashes flanking full height square porch, with that to right at first floor painted in to blind opening, and small paired light at mid-height immediately left of porch. Ground floor sash to left has cornice on brackets, and to right flat roofed extension with two and one light casements in moulded architraves. Porch has twelve pane over wide arched doorway with pair of glazed doors and overlight, return of porch has blind opening at each level, arched at lower level. East front, to left, has one blind light and two twelve pane sashes, to sills on brackets. Garden front has three twelve pane sashes above four pane each side of pair of glazed doors to three pane transom light, with broad glazed verandah canopy on three wide arches to slender cast iron supports. The Terrace runs across the full width of the house, with fine balustrade with tall oval openings. This stands on a triple arcade, flanked by blind arches, with rectangular piers with impost bands; arched windows within basement walls behind. Two stacks each end, and deep bracketed eaves. INTERIOR: Not inspected. HISTORY: The grandest of group of four villas exploiting sloping sites with extensive views to south, and showing the transition from Late Georgian to early Victorian Italianate styles of villa design.

Listing NGR: ST7611762246


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

Legacy System number:
Legacy System:


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

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].