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Entrance Gate Piers to Newton House and Estate, Barwick

Description: Entrance Gate Piers to Newton House and Estate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 263577

OS Grid Reference: ST5636515776
OS Grid Coordinates: 356365, 115776
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9398, -2.6224

Location: Newton Road, Barwick, Somerset BA20 2RZ

Locality: Barwick
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA20 2RZ

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Listing Text


2/19 Entrance gate piers to Newton
House and estate


Four entrance gate piers. Probably C18. Ham stone. Inner piers square, moulded plinths and flush pyramidal caps,
about 0.6 metres square by 2.6 metres high. Outer piers square, moulded base, cornice mould cap surmounted by block
and urn; about 0.5 metres square by 2.75 metres high. Central timber vehicular gate, pedestrian gates to either side.
Part of the setting to Newton House (qv). Owner suggests that the inner piers are later, the outer piers being
relocated from the original entrance which was further South. (May 1983).

Listing NGR: ST5636515776

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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