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Frome and District Club, Frome

Description: Frome and District Club

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 January 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 266307

OS Grid Reference: ST7745347966
OS Grid Coordinates: 377453, 147966
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2304, -2.3243

Location: S Parade, Frome, Somerset BA11 1EJ

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

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Listing Text


No 7 (Frome and
GV District Club)
ST 7747 NW 9/193B 31.1.74


Built as 2 houses. Late C18. Left-band half rendered, moulded stone cornice,
parapet. 3 storeys, 2 windows, sashes with glazing bars, plain atone surrounds.
Architrave door opening, atone pediment on consoles. Right-bend half probably early
Architrave faced, cornice, parapet, chamfered quoins. 3 storeys and cellar. 3
windows, sashes in reveals, glazing bars, lst floor windows have wrought iron balconettes
and fretted decoration to panelled internal shutters. Interior has Regency details:
plain square sections, stair balusters with mahogany handrail, rose end leaf condoles,
reeded surrounds with corner rosettes. Slate roof. Chimney removed from gable end.
Possibly connected with the grand scheme of the 1840s to link North and South Facades
(latter formerly part of Sheppards Barton) and to have a magnificent Crescent to
form a fitting end piece.

Listing NGR: ST7745347966

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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