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The George Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Frome, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2313 / 51°13'52"N

Longitude: -2.3216 / 2°19'17"W

OS Eastings: 377638

OS Northings: 148059

OS Grid: ST776480

Mapcode National: GBR 0S9.MW6

Mapcode Global: VH97D.Q90Y

Entry Name: The George Hotel

Listing Date: 31 January 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345536

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266240

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
MARKET PLACE
(North-west side)

The George Hotel
ST 7748 SE 5/175
31.1.74

GV II


2.
Rebuilt early 1750s, front altered early C19 and interior remodelled 1874. 3 storeys.
Painted ashlar. 3 bay front with lesser set-back bay to left. Ground floor has
central arched entrance and two 3-light C19 sashes in architrave surrounds. 1st
floor has iron verandah balcony (probably C20) with French windows. Band over. On
2nd floor 3 C19 sashes in architrave surrounds. Cornice, parapet. 2 hipped slate
roofs with central valley; brick side chimneys, right-hand one with stone cornice.
One segmental headed dormer to each roof. The hotel is a prominent feature of the
Market Place and has played an important part in Frome's history. 3 storey circa
1800 lower extension set back to right, band over 1st floor, cornice and parapet;
3-light window in arched surround on 2nd floor, later oriel flat bow on 1st floor,
mid C19 shop front on ground floor with moulded cornice and pilaster strips.


Listing NGR: ST7763848059

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