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Argyle Chambers and Boundary Wall to East, Frome

Description: Argyle Chambers and Boundary Wall to East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 February 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 266041

OS Grid Reference: ST7765447904
OS Grid Coordinates: 377654, 147904
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2299, -2.3214

Location: Gentle Street, Frome, Somerset BA11 1DH

Locality: Frome
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 1DH

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Listing Text

(East side)

No 8A
ST 7747 NE 10/355 (Argyle Chambers) and
Boundary Wall to east
1813-36. Included for group value. Mid C19. 3 storeys rubble with freestone
dressings. 1 bay to Bath Street with stepped cills, bracketted cornices to
ground and first floor windows. String over raised ground floor. Ashlar
lobby on ground floor of 3 bays (probably 1880s), corner piers, cornice to parapet, pilasters flanking central doorway and side windows. Glazing bar
sash windows in arched openings. Small stable wing to east with central
fanlight over double doors, formerly cart house of No 12. Linked to
boundary wall of No 12 Gentle Street by street wall about 7 feet high,
rubble with blocked entrance retaining 4 hinge pins.

Listing NGR: ST7765447904

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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