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Gates, Gate Piers, and Flanking Walls to Forecourt of Mells Manor, Mells

Description: Gates, Gate Piers, and Flanking Walls to Forecourt of Mells Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 266730

OS Grid Reference: ST7271349300
OS Grid Coordinates: 372713, 149300
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2422, -2.3923

Location: 4 New Street, Mells, Somerset BA11 3PR

Locality: Mells
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 3PR

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Listing Text


10/30 Gates, gate piers, and flanking
walls to forecourt of Mells Manor


Gates, gate piers and flanking walls to forecourt of Mells Manor. Doulting piers of C17 made up of roughly dressed
blocks chamfered on their outer edges; moulded caps, tall pyramidal finials. Pair of oak gates in the fore of a open
latticework by Sir Edwin Lutyens, circa 1910. Rubble wall 3 metres high with dressed capping running 20 metres north
and 60 metres south. South end has door opening, oak door with turned decoration, again by Lutyens.

Listing NGR: ST7268249299

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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