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Latitude: 51.4109 / 51°24'39"N
Longitude: -1.57 / 1°34'12"W
OS Eastings: 430002
OS Northings: 168070
OS Grid: SU300680
Mapcode National: GBR 5YS.KVW
Mapcode Global: VHC1R.QSVT
Entry Name: Chapel to Somerset Hospital
Listing Date: 22 August 1966
Last Amended: 30 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1034077
English Heritage Legacy ID: 310729
Location: Froxfield, Wiltshire, SN8
Civil Parish: Froxfield
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
FROXFIELD BATH ROAD
SU 26 NE
2/9 Chapel to Somerset Hospital
(formerly listed as Duchess of
22.8.66 Somerset Almshouse and Hospital
Chapel. 1813, for James Brudenell Bruce, Earl of Ailsbury in
memory of Sarah, Dowager Duchess of Somerset. Ashlar limestone
with concealed lead roof. Gothic. Three bays, in centre of
courtyard of hospital. Two 2-light windows to south with shallow
cinquefoil heads. Thin buttresses and crocketed wall canopy frieze
over dedicatory inscription. Three-light east and west windows.
Interior: Paired panelled wall pilasters supporting painted timber
vault with silvered ribs. Later C19 raised and tiled east end and
communion rail. White painted panelled stalls facing central
aisle. Octagonal pulpit.
Listing NGR: SU2999668074
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