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The Ship Inn, Frome

Description: The Ship Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 January 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 266131

OS Grid Reference: ST7726647984
OS Grid Coordinates: 377266, 147984
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2306, -2.3270

Location: 23 Catherine Street, Frome, Somerset BA11 1EQ

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

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Listing Text

(North-East side)

ST 7747 NW 9/49 3.1.74 No 6 (The Skip Inn)


Late C17 with older origins on angle with Catherine Street. 2 1/2 storeys incorporating
various buildings. Rubble with slate roof and modern brick chimneys. Coped
verges to gables. Corner front has 2 windows, late C19 paired sashes in flush
moulded surrounds; central door with cut brackets to stone hood (also C19).
Gabled return to south has a 2 light mullion window in gable and a 1st floor 3
light mullion window with drips. 2 storey, 2 window extension with 2 and 3 light
ovolo mullion windows (ground floor formerly with a pair of 2 lights to left).
To rear (north-east side) stair turret in angle with extension.
Interior: staircase blocked off. Diamond stop door surrounds. Principal 1st
floor room has strap-work carving on lintel over lobby into room (see also No 13
Bath Street (qv)).

Listing NGR: ST7726647984

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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