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VIA CRUCIS AND FOUNTAIN

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: VIA CRUCIS AND FOUNTAIN

List entry Number: 1057855

Location

VIA CRUCIS AND FOUNTAIN, CHURCH STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Frome

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Feb-1983

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 266145

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5363 CHURCH STREET

Via Crucis and ST 7747 NE 10/431 GV Fountain

II

2. Circa 1860. Sculptures by James Forsyth. Builders probably F and G Brown. Architect possibly C E Giles. Built for Rev W J E Bennett. Rubble and ashlar structure starting at north end with fountain and drinking well in large recess. Recess is apsed with ribs and with cusped arch opening into gabled front. Structure angled with steps leading up to north porch beside it. (The Church steps up to west end start close by). Six sculptured scenes in gabled recesses form the Way of the Cross. 7th scene (Crucifixion) in gable of north porch of the Parish Church. Pointed arcades linking the scenes. Doorway between the 2 northern- most scenes.

Listing NGR: ST7770347931

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National Grid Reference: ST 77703 47931

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