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School

A Grade II Listed Building in Frome, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2286 / 51°13'43"N

Longitude: -2.3233 / 2°19'23"W

OS Eastings: 377523

OS Northings: 147766

OS Grid: ST775477

Mapcode National: GBR 0S9.TPC

Mapcode Global: VH97D.PC4Z

Entry Name: School

Listing Date: 16 February 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295616

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266360

Location: Frome, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Frome

Built-Up Area: Frome

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

1.
5363 WESLEY SLOPE

School
ST 7747 NE 10/434 GV

II


2.
Dated 1863. Architect W J Willcox (according to "The Builder"). Set back, single
storey building of Gothic design. Rubble with ashlar dressings, tiled roof with 4
vents and crested ridge. 1 + 1 + 3 + 1 + 2 + 3 windows, lancets, mostly linked.
Central gable with sub-divided light and oculus. Unusual belfry to right of centre
with buttress and corbel arrangements below. Linked to No 3 (former
schoolmaster's house) by a covered passage..


Listing NGR: ST7752347766

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