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Section of Wall with Railings and Piers to West of Abbey Grounds, Glastonbury

Description: Section of Wall with Railings and Piers to West of Abbey Grounds

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 265974

OS Grid Reference: ST4990338752
OS Grid Coordinates: 349903, 138752
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1458, -2.7175

Location: Magdalene Street, Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 9EL

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

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Section of wall
with railings and piers
to west of Abbey grounds
ST 4938 7/164
To west of Abbot's Kitchen is a section of wall along street, divided by 3 piers
with pointed tops. Probably late C19. The wall is approx 6 ft high, ashlar with
coping. Central section is a low wall (approx 2 ft) surmounted by wrought-iron
railings with spike motif. Double wrought-iron gates at south end with a further
pier in front of Abbot's Leigh House.
Wall to west of Abbey grounds, Abbot's Leigh House and the Abbot's kitchen form a group.

Listing NGR: ST4990338753

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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