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Keyford Elms

A Grade II Listed Building in Frome, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.225 / 51°13'30"N

Longitude: -2.3206 / 2°19'14"W

OS Eastings: 377710

OS Northings: 147366

OS Grid: ST777473

Mapcode National: GBR 0SH.240

Mapcode Global: VH97D.QGKQ

Plus Code: 9C3V6MGH+2Q

Entry Name: Keyford Elms

Listing Date: 16 February 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345535

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266238

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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No 92
(Keyford Elms)
ST 7747 SE 12/367


Circa 1780 or earlier (a house on this site appears on 1774 Jos. Singer map).
Considerable remodelling in 1840s and 1880s. 2 storeys with later attic. Coursed
rubble with chamfered quoins. Plain tile roof with 3 full and 2 half C20 dormers
(hipped). Coped verges. Raised surrounds with inner edge-roll and outer ogee
moulding. 2 ranges of glazing bar sash windows to left, 1 to right at lower level
and a smaller window over porch off-centre right. Box-porch of 1884 with attic
parapet and shell niche for statue of Christ, 3 centred arch entrance with panelled
spandrels (monogram RBS to left, date to right). 2 storey 1884 matching wing to
right. Interior: axial beam with stops of early C18 type to chamfer in hall room of
ground floor, which has slightly arched fireplace. Cross-beams (possibly modern)
in ground floor left hand room. Former Vicarage for Christ Church. John Wesley is
said to have stayed here.

Listing NGR: ST7771047366

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