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The Packhorse Inn, Frome

Description: The Packhorse Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 July 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 266133

OS Grid Reference: ST7733547947
OS Grid Coordinates: 377335, 147947
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2303, -2.3260

Location: Christchurch St W, 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)

GV No 13 and No 14 (The
ST 7747 NW 9/50 22.7.49 Packhorse Inn)


No 13 early, No 14 mid-C18. 2 storey rubble with pantile roofs. No 13 has 2
left hand bays set back and a projecting 2½ storey part hipped extension to right,
to which No 14 is an extension.
No 13 has 2 1st floor bolection surround windows to left and two similar with
cornices on ground floor of projecting extension. Above the latter are windows
with raised surrounds (ogee moulded outer edges) similar to No 14. Right hand
part of No 13 has a small window on 2nd floor, 3 windows on 1st floor, outer 2
blind, the centre a C19 sash in architrave surround with cornice.
Paired doorways below (now with C19 sashes), architrave surrounds, broken serpentine
pediments over containing carved urns - a local Mannerist feature.
No 14 is lower, 2 storeys, 5 windows, with glazing bar sashes on 1st floor, raised
surrounds (outer edges with ogee mould). 2 doorways on ground floor, left hand
one with raised outer moulded surround and cut brackets to moulded flat hood.

Listing NGR: ST7733547947

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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