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1 and 1a, Bath Road, Frome

Description: 1 and 1a, Bath Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 July 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 266031

OS Grid Reference: ST7764548008
OS Grid Coordinates: 377645, 148008
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2308, -2.3215

Location: Bath Street, Frome, Somerset BA11 2HD

Locality: Frome
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 2HD

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Listing Text

(East side)

GV Nos 1 and 1A
ST 7748 SE 5/9 22.7.49 (formerly listed
as No 1)

Part of the Bath Street development. Circa 1811. 3 storeys and attic. Ashlar
fronts. Slate roofs. Cornice with astragal and blocking course. No 1 has chamfered
corner with blind windows. 1+1+2+2 bays. No 1A breaks forward slightly. Glazing
bar sash windows. No 1 has a late C19 shop-front with dentil fascia cornice and
curved corner brackets to glazed corner; also remains of an older shop-front in the
shape of a channelled pier. No 1A has 1st floor windows in arched reveals with
moulded impost-level string. Plat band over ground floor has arched doorway to
left with weathered and radiating fanlight, 6 panel (raised and fielded) door and
modern shop-front to right. No 1 has traces of an early C20 painted advertisement
below cornice. Bath Street is a steeply sloping and winding street formed in 1811
to form a wide and direct road from the Market Place to the South.

Listing NGR: ST7764248013

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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