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5-9, the Bridge, Frome

Description: 5-9, the Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 July 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 266055

OS Grid Reference: ST7773548144
OS Grid Coordinates: 377735, 148144
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2320, -2.3203

Location: Market Place, Frome, Somerset BA11 1AR

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

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Listing Text

Nos 5-9 (consec)
ST 7748 SE 5/24B


1821. Proper terrace on the Bridge. 3 storeys and cellar. Ashlar with parapets,
Nos 7 and 8 retain cornices. Panelled effect; Nos 7 to 9 retain panelled piers.
Traces of band over ground floor. No 5 rendered to obscure articulation. No 6
painted. 1 window each, glazing bar sashes, except 2nd floor of Nos 5 and 6.
These also have modern shop-fronts, though No 6 retains good 6-panelled door.
No 7 has late C19 shop-front with outer piers and dentil cornice to fascia, also
original door with reeded lintel and overlight with diamond central light for
lantern. No 8 has modern shop-front with Ionic side columns,pulvinated frieze
and multi-pane window. No 9 has modern shop-front, and a return of 2 windows and
a chamfered corner, each with framing penelled pilasters. Concealed roofs, mostly

Listing NGR: ST7773248139

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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