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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: FOUNTAIN HOUSE

List entry Number: 1057829

Location

FOUNTAIN HOUSE, GOULDS GROUND

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SomersetMendipDistrict AuthorityFrome

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-Jul-1949

Date of most recent amendment: 16-Feb-1983

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 266178

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5363 GOULDS GROUND (South East side)

GV Fountain House ST 7748 SW 4/69 22.7.49 (formerly listed under Trinity Parade) II*

2. Once the parsonage for Holy Trinity Church (from 1856 till recently). Built 1818, house of character. Main front to north-east. Ashlar with slate roof. Centre 3 storeys, sides 2 storeys, divided by pilasters. Central 2 storey 3-light bow. 1:3:1 windows, glazing bar sashes. Ground floor side windows in arched recesses. Pedimented attic over central unit and balustraded parapet over sides (now in artificial stone). string at 1st floor level. Moulded cornice. Road front: 2 windows and large 2 storey angled bay to right. Cornice and parapet (with baluster panels over windows). Hipped cross wing over bay. Roughly central glazed porch with Tuscan columns, half glazed door (2 lower panels reeded). Rubble wall, formerly of outhouse, to right with Tudor-arch doorway (c.1840) with drip and panelled spandrels. Interior: room on ground floor to south-east has segment-arched recess with edge- ball decoration and panelled soffit. Bay window room on ground floor has a similar recess. Attic fireplace has tracery panelled surround and tracery moulded onto cheeks of contemporary grate.

Listing NGR: ST7710948279

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National Grid Reference: ST 77109 48279

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