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Badcox Chapel, Frome

Description: Badcox Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 July 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 266101

OS Grid Reference: ST7738448035
OS Grid Coordinates: 377384, 148035
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2311, -2.3253

Location: Catherine Street, Frome, Somerset BA11 1DA

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

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Listing Text

(South side)

GV Badcox Chapel
ST 7748 SW 4/330 22.7.49 (formerly listed as
"Former Baptist Church")
II and Schoolroom

1813. Ashlar. Greek Doric portico on lias steps with Doric frieze and pediment
contained in tall parapet; paired columns. Central eared doorcase with panelled
doors. Flanking bays with cornice and tall parapet, right-hand one with end
pilaster, eared doorways with blind panel over. 3 bay 2 storey projecting rubble
extension to left with pediment gable and moulded verge; architraves and cornices
to windows, centre 1st floor window with pediment. Main room of rubble rises clear
Interior: galleried on 3 sides on cast-iron columns; panelled divisions; rising
seats. Remains of an organ. 5 x 7 arched windows with Art Nouveau patterns in glazing.
Coved cornice to ceiling.

Listing NGR: ST7738448035

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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