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14-16, Willow Vale

A Grade II* Listed Building in Frome, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2321 / 51°13'55"N

Longitude: -2.3167 / 2°19'0"W

OS Eastings: 377983

OS Northings: 148148

OS Grid: ST779481

Mapcode National: GBR 0S9.P3W

Mapcode Global: VH97D.S9MB

Entry Name: 14-16, Willow Vale

Listing Date: 22 July 1949

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058465

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266383

Location: Frome, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Frome

Built-Up Area: Frome

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


Nos 14 to 16 (consec)
ST 7748 SE 5/119 22.7.49
ST 7848 7/119


Terrace of 3 circa 1720 clothiers' houses, No 16 probably a later addition. Coursed
rubble with freestone dressings, pantile roofs, dormers, stone stacks with capping.
Moulded plinth, moulded eaves cornice. 2 storeys and attics (3 + 3 + 2 gabled
dormers) and cellars. Windows spaced 5 + 5 + 3, sashes in bolection architraves
with cornices and pulvinated friezes to ground floor windows. Central (No 16 to
left) panelled doors under hollow semi-circular hoods on scrolled brackets,
bolection architraves to door openings. Return of No 14 has blocked narrow openings
and a 2 storey mullion window and a single light window on ground floor with moulded
surrounds and drips. Rear: Nos 14 and 15 have stair turrets with bolection surrounds
to glazing bar sashes, on ground floors a small sash window with edge roll and
cornice. No 15 has stepped chimney to rear extension. No 16 has a 2-light ogee
mullion window on the 1st floor. Nos 14 and 15 interiors: good staircase with heavy ,
moulded handrail, straight string and squat balusters (No 15 has ball newels). No 15
has stop-moulded ovolo door surrounds. On 1st floor west room of No 15 is a bolection
surround fireplace with inserted egg-timer grate. No 15 has a double pile segmental
barrel vaulted cellar adjoining the kitchen.

Listing NGR: ST7798348148

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