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Latitude: 51.2269 / 51°13'36"N
Longitude: -2.3314 / 2°19'53"W
OS Eastings: 376951
OS Northings: 147572
OS Grid: ST769475
Mapcode National: GBR 0SG.5C1
Mapcode Global: VH97D.JFTB
Entry Name: Main Block to Selwood Hospital
Listing Date: 5 May 1981
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1057743
English Heritage Legacy ID: 266363
Location: Frome, Mendip, Somerset, BA11
Civil Parish: Frome
Built-Up Area: Frome
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
5363 WEYMOUTH ROAD
Main Block to
ST 7647 8/417 GV Selwood Hospital
ST 7747 NW 9/417 5.5.81
Former Workhouse, derived in plan from Samuel Kempthorne's "Panopticon" design of
1834. Possibly by Scott and Moffatt.
Administrative block faces east: 3 windows, glazing bar sashes. Central door with
cornice and transom light. The Y-plan building behind is also 3 storeys with glazing
bar sash windows, the north and south wings have 4-1-4 bays with central gabled
stair breaks. Single storey framing wings.
Listing NGR: ST7695147572
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