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Gatepiers and Gate, 2 Metres West of Church Lodge, and Railings Abutting on West Side Returned to A3, West Quantoxhead

Description: Gatepiers and Gate, 2 Metres West of Church Lodge, and Railings Abutting on West Side Returned to A3

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 265272

OS Grid Reference: ST1132041941
OS Grid Coordinates: 311320, 141941
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1698, -3.2698

Location: A39, West Quantoxhead, Somerset TA4 4DS

Locality: West Quantoxhead
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 4DS

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Listing Text


5/217 Gatepiers and gate, 2 metres West
of Church Lodge, and railings
abutting on West side returned to


Gatepiers, gate and railings. 1850. Designer John Norton. Gatepiers: octagonal piers, shallow moulded pyramid caps,
neck band, cavetto moulded plinth. Gate: standards of 5 bays with simple finials, horizontal bars reinforced with
curved cross piece, central band of simple decoration. Railings: fleur de lys headed standards, 5 horizontal bars with
chain draped above, running South East to A39, swept back by entrance to field, (4 bays damaged) and curved in
semi-circle facing entrance to Church of St. Ethel Dreda (qv) with gate distinguished by trefoil headed reinforcement.
About 1500 metres in all. Railings identical to those facing Church of St Ethel Dreda (qv) and St. Audries School
(qv), gate and gate piers identical to those at Stowey Lodge (qv) and Williton Lodge (qv).

Listing NGR: ST1132041941

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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