The Old Printworks, Frome



The Old Printworks, Frome

1, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes

£ 170,000 - £ 500,000

Caxton Road, Frome BA11 1NE


 Award-winning homes – The Old Printworks won Best Residential Development at the Bath Property Awards!

Located in Frome, named by The Times as the ‘South West’s Best Place to Live’ in 2021. The Old Printworks is a collection of 1, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes at the former Butler, Tanner & Dennis site one of Britain’s foremost colour printers.

The bespoke homes will offer superb contemporary living with a high-quality specification and sustainable design. We place emphasis on green features both in and outside the homes, The Old Printworks features include use of Eco stock bricks, triple glazing to windows and doors, communal electric car charging, new bat and bird boxes to preserve and enhance existing wildlife.

Built with the wellbeing in mind, all homes have access to open green space, a children’s play area and links to riverside walks along the River Frome.

A welcoming and vibrant town, the main high street and St Catherine’s artisan quarter offer winding streets and cobbled paving lined with a diverse range of independent shops featuring clothing, jewellery, home décor, books and antiques. Frome boasts a variety of popular weekly and monthly markets showcasing local produce, independent retailers and arts and crafts.

The development is situated within walking distance of the Frome town centre and train station, with direct links to Bath, Bristol and London. Ideal for families, the location is well served by excellent schools.

Home Overview

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Specification Overview

  • Contemporary fitted kitchens with integrated appliances
  • Modern open plan living
  • Contemporary white sanitary ware
  • High-performance windows with triple glazing
  • Allocated parking and garages to houses
  • Communal electric car charging
  • Access to open green space
  • Riverside walks along the River Frome

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The Old Printworks

The Old Printworks is a collection of one hundred and forty, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes located in Frome.

Frome station

A short distance from the new homes, Frome station provides connections to London, Bristol, Bath, Bruton and more.

Mendip Hills

Mendip Hills is an Area of Oustanding Natural Beauty providing beautiful views across Chew Valley lakes.


The world-famous Glastonbury is a 40-minute drive away, home to the renowned Glastonbury music festival.

Frome Museum

Located in the centre of the town in a historic building, the museum was built for the Frome Literary and Scientific Institution and also features local and industrial history collections. It also offers extensive Library and Archive collections.

Catherine Hill

One of Frome’s main shopping streets. Here you will find something different: classic gifts, stylish clothes and accessories, ceramics, haberdashery, art galleries, great cafes, restaurants, pubs and much more.

Cheap Street

Cheap Street, located off the Market Place, is one of Frome’s prettiest streets. The street has retained its historic medieval character, with a leat running down the street, carrying water from the stream beneath St John’s Church. Here you will find more delicious eateries and shops.

Black Swan Arts

A popular arts venue for the creatives of Frome and beyond. Providing exhibition, shop, studio, workshop space.

St Catherine's Artisan Quarter

St. Catherine’s in Frome consists of Catherine Hill, Palmer Street, Paul Street, Stony Street and the lower part of Catherine Street. It serves traditionally as Frome’s Artisan Quarter. Today you will find designer-makers, vintage specialists, craft suppliers and vendors, cafes and much, much more.


The listed building boasts a free-floating glass restaurant where you can dine on sumptuous and seasonal dishes and enjoy drinks at the bar.

Eight Stony Street

An award-winning restaurant & cafe in addition to a wine bar and shop.

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