Christ Church, Christchurch Street West, Frome - Mendip

Built 1817-1818 as an aisled nave, with crenellated east tower. Eastern extension built 1904-1905, the south transept in 1899, and the north transept 1929. Perpendicular style, with traceried openwork parapets, pinnacles and gargoyles over buttresses. The rainwater goods are in poor condition. There is detrimental external secondary glazing and large number of tingles (temporary repairs) on chancel roof.

Christ Church, Christchurch Street West, Frome - Mendip
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHRIST CHURCH
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1057853
    Local Planning Authority:
    Mendip
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Christ Church
    Street Name:
    Christchurch Street West
    County:
    Somerset
    District / Borough:
    Mendip
    Parish:
    Frome
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Somerton and Frome
    Region:
    South West

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Place of worship
    Condition:
    Poor
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Religious organisation
    Designation:
    Listed Place of Worship grade II*, CA