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Fromeshaw lake House and Adjoining Courtyard Walk, Garden Terrace and Grotto

A Grade II Listed Building in Winterbourne, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.4994 / 51°29'57"N

Longitude: -2.5171 / 2°31'1"W

OS Eastings: 364200

OS Northings: 177956

OS Grid: ST642779

Mapcode National: GBR CT1.HC

Mapcode Global: VH88H.BK5X

Entry Name: Fromeshaw lake House and Adjoining Courtyard Walk, Garden Terrace and Grotto

Listing Date: 3 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128837

English Heritage Legacy ID: 35058

Location: Winterbourne, South Gloucestershire, BS16

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Winterbourne

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Frenchay and Winterbourne Down

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

Fromeshaw and Lake House and
G.V. adjoining courtyard walk, garden
terrace and grotto


House, now 2 houses. Early C19. Rendered, rubble, slate and concrete tile
roofs, raised coped verges. Main block, 3 storeys, 3 windows, 2 windows each
in projecting single storey wings; central C20 glazed bay porch with modern
doors flanked by tripartite glazing bar windows divided by pilasters; first
floor windows are 16 and 9-pane glazing bar sashes under cornices; at second
floor there are only 2 glazing bar sashes udder cornices on corbels; tall
wings have large pediments which rise well above parapet, each has a pair of
glazing bar sashes divided by pilasters under a frieze all in a large segmental
arched recess. Rear elevation: main block has 2½ storeys, 2 windows under
full gables, windows are 3-light multi-pane mullioned casements under
exaggerated labels; ground floor has similar larger french doors; wings are
2 storeys, similar windows. To left is a large courtyard wall with arched
opening with keystone, beyond a similar double wall has smaller openings to
cellar-like rooms and through to the garden; above is a terrace at the garden
end of which is a small doorway of unworked stone, within is a garden room with
a curved wall set with shells and fossils; a C20 pitched roof replaces the
former dome.

Listing NGR: ST6420077956

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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