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
© Historic England

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


  • 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