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Calebs herridges seymour House sherbourne

A Grade II Listed Building in Frampton Cotterell, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.5423 / 51°32'32"N

Longitude: -2.5208 / 2°31'15"W

OS Eastings: 363975

OS Northings: 182728

OS Grid: ST639827

Mapcode National: GBR JT.G4LZ

Mapcode Global: VH889.8H5J

Entry Name: Calebs herridges seymour House sherbourne

Listing Date: 25 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128975

English Heritage Legacy ID: 35437

Location: Frampton Cotterell, South Gloucestershire, BS36

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Frampton Cotterell

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Frampton Cotterell

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


2/14 Herridges, Sherborne, Seymour House
and Calebs


4 houses, formerly central part of asylum. 1832, for Dr. E.L. Fox. Ashlar,
lined-out render, hipped slate roof on central block, flat elsewhere. Central
block of 2 storeys and attic, 7 windows, lower 2 storey wings of 5 windows, sashes
throughout; central block has rusticated ground floor and large central bow (now
2 porches) supporting a loggia of fluted composite order, ground floor windows
have pelmets, first floor has pilasters, windows have architraves and are below
a panel, cornice, balustraded parapet; wings have 4 plain windows set back, then
end pavilions, C20 glazing and doors inserted below, first floor has window with
frame and pediment flanked by pilasters, cornice, isolated central section of
balustraded parapet; similar first floor end elevations with panels rather than
pediments over windows, ground floor is patched and adjoins C20 garages where
single storey links to end pavilions were demolished. Rear: here central block
has only 5 windows, all sashes, central 3 break forward again outer 2 are under
fragment of Ionic colonnade with balusters and parapet, middle 3 windows carry a
tetrastyle composite loggia with entablature and cornice, windows behind this, of
which centre is blank have architraves and are below panels, to either side
windows have pediments and are flanked by paired pilasters, balustraded parapet,
wings have 5 plain windows set back, then end pavilion as front, all shorn of
ground floor colonnade. Interior: much modified. Building was erected by Dr.
E.L. Fox of Brislington, Bristol a pioneer of humane treatment of the insane.

Listing NGR: ST6397582728

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