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Former Police Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Frome, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2289 / 51°13'44"N

Longitude: -2.3238 / 2°19'25"W

OS Eastings: 377487

OS Northings: 147800

OS Grid: ST774478

Mapcode National: GBR 0S9.TKD

Mapcode Global: VH97D.NCWQ

Entry Name: Former Police Station

Listing Date: 16 February 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296420

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266141

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

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 12/10/2015

ST 7747 NW 9/434
ST 7747 NE 10/434

Former Police Station

(Formerly listed as Former Municipal Offices, CHRISTCHURCH STREET WEST)


Former police station. Built in 1856-7 to the designs of C E Davis, in the Gothic style. Local rubble with Bath stone features. Tiled roofs. Ashlar chimneys upper parts with chamfered corners lower parts with gablets above base. 2 storeys, 3-1-2-1 bays. Central large projecting gable with pointed and traceried 1st floor window and 3 bay stilted arcade on ground floor. Flanking gables above 1st floor ½ dormers with pointed and traceried windows. Moulded band above ground floor sub-divided and traceried windows. Hipped gabled cross-wing to right with square bay on ground floor (No 1).

Listing NGR: ST7748747800

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