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1, Church Street, Frome

Description: 1, Church Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 July 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 266146

OS Grid Reference: ST7772347949
OS Grid Coordinates: 377723, 147949
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2303, -2.3204

Location: Church Street, Frome, Somerset BA11 1PW

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

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Listing Text


GV No 1
ST 7747 NE 10/86 22.7.49


Late C17 altered early C19 and later. On corner site with splayed angle. Painted
ashlar. Cornice and parapet, plain eaves to corner part and most of return to
Church Street. Hipped pantile roof. 2 storeys, 2 windows to King Street, 3
windows to Church Street, glazing bar sashes. Mid/late C19 shop front with fascia
and vertical glazing bars. Recessed glazed door in angle. Panelled door in round
headed opening to right hand, arched fanlight; segment-headed fanlight to left.
Gabled wing to rear with 2-light and a single-light c.1700 window.
Interior: mid C18 staircase with ramped and moulded handrail and straight string
to 1st floor. Newel of stair to attic has scratch-mould. On 1st floor west room
has 2 beams one with curved ridge-stop of chamfer; middle room has chamfered beam
with wood mouldings; east room entirely panelled, moulded raised and fielded panels
bolection surrounds to doorway and fireplace. Late C17 door to attic stairs with
8 thin panels, upper 2 lozenge-shaped.

Listing NGR: ST7772347949

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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