12 Frogmore Street

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Address:
Present Occupier:
Present Owner:
Ground Floor:
Other Floors:
Date when first used by present occupier:

12 Frogmore Street
Thompson Travel Agents

Before and After Images

 

1979/80

 2016


 

About the building

with no 11: Listed grade II 1984 for group value. Probably 17th century in origin, refronted early 19th century. Single stucco frontage of 3 storeys, slate roof, probably lowered, brick stack against higher gable of no 13. Three windows, 2nd floor with double hung sashes with glazing bars in plain reveals, 1st floor windows partly blocked by high later shop fronts. Massive fascia to right with upper stepped cornice. Rear walls of rubble with 2 storey lean-to extension.

An iron stairway at the rear affords the only access to the first floor. Original stairs to 2nd floor which has original floors and beams. The wall between nos 11/12 on the 2nd floor ends in the middle of a window and can be seen from the street.

 

Recent history

1.10.1984: ‘Jaspas’, Ladies clothes (moved from Cross Street)

1982: Man & Boy, outfitters

December 1976 to 1982: Just Models (sale of model making kits) owner Keith Francis Esq. Other floors not in use.

1971, 1970: Quality cleaners dry cleaning

1962: Concorde dry cleaners

1961: “Concorde has arrived” dry cleaners

1960, 1959, Quality Cleaners Ltd, Dry Cleaners

1958, 1957, 1956, 1952, 1948, 1945, 1942: Quality Cleaners

1939 to 1945: Red Cross Shop (organised by Headmistress of Girls High School)

 


 

Previous occupiers

Year

Name

Detail

Source

1970

see recent history

Kelly

1937

Brideal Libraries

Lending Library

Kelly

1934

”         ”

”         ”

Kelly

1930

Morgan Williams

Harness maker

Car/Npt & Dis

1926

”         ”

”         ”

Kelly

1923

”         ”

”         ”

Kelly

1920

”         ”

”         ”

Kelly

1914

”         ”

”         ”

Kelly

1910

”         ”

”         ”

Kelly

1909

Kelly

1906

”         ”

”         ”

Kelly

1901

”         ”

”         ”

Kelly

1895

Kelly

1891

Mrs Maria Wallington

Saddler

Kelly

1884

Kelly

1879

Benjamin Edward Hodgens

Solicitor

Thacker

1877

”         ”

Owen

1875

”         ”

Mer & Croc

1871

Mrs Sarah Wallington

Saddler

Kelly

> 1868

1865

Timothy Wallington

Tanner & saddler (in 6 High Street, 1822-1858)

Webster

1862

”         ”

”         ”

Morris & Co

1858

”         ”

”         ”

Slater

1851

uninhabited

Census

1845

Pigot

1844

Slater

1841

Slater

1835

Pigot

1834-45

Pigot

1834

Car/Npt & Dis

1822

Pigot

1792

Pigot



 


 

Other information

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