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Cross Near Opening to Cheap Street, Frome

Description: Cross Near Opening to Cheap Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 February 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 266251

OS Grid Reference: ST7764948039
OS Grid Coordinates: 377649, 148039
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2311, -2.3215

Location: Cheap Street, Frome, Somerset BA11 1BW

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

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Listing Text


Cross near opening
ST 7748 SE 5/373 GV to Cheap Street


1871, former drinking fountain. Designed by the artist and author E V B (wife of
the Hon and Rev Boyle of Marston Bigot).
Tall crocketted shaft, octagonal, in Devon marble, with foliate cross at top. Large
moulded octagonal basin with central octagonal shaft base with floral capping.
Carved by a local man, Joseph Chapman.

Listing NGR: ST7764948039

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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