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Forecourt Wall, Piers and Gates to the Court House, Axbridge

Description: Forecourt Wall, Piers and Gates to the Court House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 268683

OS Grid Reference: ST4316454547
OS Grid Coordinates: 343164, 154547
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2872, -2.8164

Location: St Mary's Street, Axbridge, Somerset BS26 2BN

Locality: Axbridge
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS26 2BN

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Listing Text


12/31 Forecourt wall, piers and gates
to The Court House
(Previously listed with The Court)



Forecourt wall, piers and gates. Late C18, gates C20. High squared and coursed rubble wall with a plain coping;
entrance through a broad segmental headed archway in a dressed stone surround with emphasised imposts; above the
archway a ball final; wall extends approximately 11 metres to west along St Marys Street from gateway terminating in a
tall ashlar pier with a pyramidal cap; and 3 metres to east, the wall then continues in the grounds of St Marys Cottage
(qv). Decorative central wrought iron gates. St Marys Cottage not included in this list.

Listing NGR: ST4316554546

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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