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Lodge and Gateway to Benter House, Stratton on the Fosse

Description: Lodge and Gateway to Benter House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 268003

OS Grid Reference: ST6507849156
OS Grid Coordinates: 365078, 149156
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2405, -2.5016

Location: A367, Stratton-on-the-Fosse, Somerset BA3 4UZ

Locality: Stratton on the Fosse
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 4UZ

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Listing Text

09/190 Lodge and gateway to Benter House



Lodge and gateway. Early C19. Lodge of coursed and squared rubble, hipped slate roof, paired polygonal ashlar stacks at
apex. Square on plan. Classical and Tudor style. Single storey, 2 bays, 2-light stone-mullioned windows with stopped
labels, mostly leaded lights. To centre of driveway frontage a door opening, half-glazed C20 door; stone portico, flat
entablature, triglyph frieze with metopes on 2 Roman-Doric columns, pilasters to wall. Pair of rusticated ashlar gate
piers, moulded caps with key-patterned bands, couchant C20 heraldic lion on each; rubble quadrant walls with further
lesser rusticated ashlar pier to each side, hipped and moulded caps. Further attached sections of wall are not

Listing NGR: ST6507849156

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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