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Rock House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bathford, Bath and North East Somerset

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Latitude: 51.4007 / 51°24'2"N

Longitude: -2.3019 / 2°18'6"W

OS Eastings: 379097

OS Northings: 166893

OS Grid: ST790668

Mapcode National: GBR 0QD.0W1

Mapcode Global: VH96N.12Y2

Entry Name: Rock House

Listing Date: 1 February 1956

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138297

English Heritage Legacy ID: 32225

Location: Bathford, Bath and North East Somerset, BA1

County: Bath and North East Somerset

Civil Parish: Bathford

Built-Up Area: Bath

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

(North-west side)
1.2.56 No. 37 (Rock House)

House. Early - mid C18th. Ashlar with quoins; double Roman tiled roof with
coped raised verges, behind partly balustraded parapet; modillioned cornice.
Provincial Baroque. 2 storeys and attics in modern dormers. 3 bays. Glazing
bar sash windows in moulded architraves with carved keystones; in centre of
first floor, is a blocked Venetian window with a flat shell in the arch (the
casement window below is a C20th insertion). Central 6 panel door in elaborately
moulded architrave, under swan-neck pediment on consoles. Interior: ground
floor room has decorative plaster ceiling and 2 shell-headed niches to sides of
fireplace; right hand one has panelled doors. Deeds suggest date of c.1723.

Listing NGR: ST7909766893

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

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