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Description: Piers, Gates, Railings and Dwarf Wall at Boundary to Churchyard to Church of St John the Evangelist
Date Listed: 26 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 131512
OS Grid Reference: SO7402303547
OS Grid Coordinates: 374023, 203547
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7300, -2.3775
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SO 70 SW SLIMBRIDGE ST JOHN'S ROAD
1/83 (east side)
Piers, gates, railings
and dwarf wall at
boundary to churchyard
to Church of St John
Piers, gates, railings and boundary wall. Mid C19. Cast iron and limestone.
Immediately south of south porch pair of gates with fleur-de-lys heads to rails set to
limestone piers c600 m square with heavy moulded caps, right pier partly built in to
adjacent wall, simple overthrow with lamp with acrotoria. Running as boundary to St
John's Road northwards from this point 27 panels of railing c760 mm high above dwarf
wall of varying height; each panel contains 27 slender uprights with flattened
spear termination, main posts stayed by iron supports. Dwarf wall, acting as
retaining wall for most of its length, in squared limestone rubble with weathered
The railings are for the most part in good condition at time of survey, especially
since they are unusually delicate in design.
Listing NGR: SO7402503546
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Source: English Heritage
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