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Latitude: 51.231 / 51°13'51"N
Longitude: -2.3214 / 2°19'17"W
OS Eastings: 377652
OS Northings: 148026
OS Grid: ST776480
Mapcode National: GBR 0S9.MXF
Mapcode Global: VH97D.QB35
Entry Name: Lloyd's Bank
Listing Date: 16 February 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1345501
English Heritage Legacy ID: 266248
Location: Frome, Mendip, Somerset, BA11
Civil Parish: Frome
Built-Up Area: Frome
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
MARKET PLACE (South-east side)
ST 7748 SE 5/371
Includes No 25 Cheap Street. Circa 1840s altered 1874 as Wilts and Dorset Bank.
Architect: probably G M Silley. Builders: Carr and Pickford. Large 3 storey
Italianate corner block. Ashlar 3 4 bays. Bracket cornice and panelled parapet;
moulded string over 1st floor. North-east elevation retains 3 original glazing bar
sash windows (other 3 blank) in shaped architrave surrounds, Main front has plate
glass sashes, 1st floor surrounds altered with cornices, keys and dropped acanthus
capitals. Set back Corinthian Pilasters to 1st and 2nd floors on corner. Ground
floor projects into street with rounded corner (with entrance), bracket cornice, and
panelled piers to balustrade over; this feature is in rusticated ashlar, 3 windows
flanked by acanthus capped Pilasters; segmental arched entrance with curved spandrels,
frieze and parapet, head keystone and swagged floral caps to nook shafts.
Interior: grand row of Ionic columns to counter, enriched cornices.
Listing NGR: ST7765248026
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