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The Castle, Forecourt Wall, Railings and Gate Piers, Buckland Dinham

Description: The Castle, Forecourt Wall, Railings and Gate Piers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 267091

OS Grid Reference: ST7641550007
OS Grid Coordinates: 376415, 150007
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2487, -2.3393

Location: A362, Buckland Dinham, Somerset BA11 2PB

Locality: Buckland Dinham
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 2PB

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Listing Text


The Castle, forecourt wall,
railings and gate piers


Estate house. Early C19. Coursed and squared rubble, cross gabled slate roof, coped verges with onion finials, group
of 4 diagonally set ashlar stacks. Tudoresque. Two storeys, projecting gabled bay to front; casements with glazing
bars in 2-light stone mullioned windows under stopped labels, trefoil head to each light; single light opening to each
side of bay. Door opening in a 2 storey gabled wing to left side, 2-light stone mullioned window to first floor, below
plank door in a moulded stone surround, semi-circular stone hood on cut stone brackets. Cast iron railings to
forecourt with undulating heads on a low chamfered stone plinth; ashlar pier to each side with a pyramidal cap; coursed
and squared rubble wall with a dressed coping extending 11 metres to each side.

Listing NGR: ST7641550007

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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