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© Mr Andy Domeracki

IoE Number: 310729
Location: DUCHESS OF SOMERSET ALMSHOUSE AND HOSPITAL AND CHAPEL, BATH ROAD (north side)
  FROXFIELD, KENNET, WILTSHIRE
Photographer: Mr Andy Domeracki
Date Photographed: 03 May 2001
Date listed: 22 August 1966
Date of last amendment: 30 July 1986
Grade II*

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FROXFIELDBATH ROADSU 26 NE(north side)2/9Chapel to Somerset Hospital(formerly listed as Duchess of

FROXFIELD BATH ROAD SU 26 NE (north side) 2/9 Chapel to Somerset Hospital (formerly listed as Duchess of 22.8.66 Somerset Almshouse and Hospital and Chapel) GV II* Chapel. 1813, for James Brudenell Bruce, Earl of Ailsbury in memory of Sarah, Dowager Duchess of Somerset. Ashlar limestone with concealed lead roof. Gothic. Three bays, in centre of courtyard of hospital. Two 2-light windows to south with shallow cinquefoil heads. Thin buttresses and crocketed wall canopy frieze over dedicatory inscription. Three-light east and west windows. Interior: Paired panelled wall pilasters supporting painted timber vault with silvered ribs. Later C19 raised and tiled east end and communion rail. White painted panelled stalls facing central aisle. Octagonal pulpit.

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