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Cross Near Opening to Cheap Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Frome, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2311 / 51°13'51"N

Longitude: -2.3215 / 2°19'17"W

OS Eastings: 377649

OS Northings: 148039

OS Grid: ST776480

Mapcode National: GBR 0S9.MXC

Mapcode Global: VH97D.QB22

Entry Name: Cross Near Opening to Cheap Street

Listing Date: 16 February 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345502

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266251

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


Cross near opening to Cheap Street
ST 7748 SE 5/373


1871, former drinking fountain. Designed by the artist and author E V B (wife of
the Hon and Rev Boyle of Marston Bigot).
Tall crocketted shaft, octagonal, in Devon marble, with foliate cross at top. Large
moulded octagonal basin with central octagonal shaft base with floral capping.
Carved by a local man, Joseph Chapman.

Listing NGR: ST7764948039

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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