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Walls and Gatepiers to St John's Churchyard, Glastonbury

Description: Walls and Gatepiers to St John's Churchyard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 265927

OS Grid Reference: ST5000138972
OS Grid Coordinates: 350001, 138972
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1478, -2.7162

Location: 27 High Street, Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 9DR

Locality: Glastonbury
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA6 9DR

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Walls and gatepiers
to St John's churchyard

ST 4939 5/6a
ST 4938 7/6a
ST 5038 8/6a


2 gate piers at south entrance to churchyard. About 1860. Ashlar. Approx 8/10 ft high. Each of 10 sides, with cornice and pyramidal top having crenellations. Gothic panelled sides. Both piers are attached to low walls, formerly supporting railings around churchyard. Ashlar with plinth and coping. A further pier with coped top stands attached to the wall, opposite the west door of the church.
The listed buildings from No. 25 to No 31 (North side) form an important group with No 2 Church Lane.

Listing NGR: ST4997639005

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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