Description: Gate Pier on Corner at Junction with Wesley Close
Date Listed: 31 January 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 266142
OS Grid Reference: ST7751547799
OS Grid Coordinates: 377515, 147799
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2289, -2.3234
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5363 CHRISTCHURCH STREET WEST
ST 7747 NE 10/143 Gate pier on corner
31.1.74 junction with Wesley
Early to mid C19. Stone gate pier, the only one remaining of 4 entrance gate
piers which were the only part of a scheme by Thomas Bunn (prominent local
solicitor) for a grand Crescent to rival Bath's Royal Crescent. Circular plan,
rusticated between 4 plain pilasters, moulded capital on console brackets with
raised dies at intervals, each carved with an anthemion motif.
Listing NGR: ST7751547799
Source: English Heritage
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