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Crinkle Crankle Wall Forming on Enclosed Garden at Ngr St 3800 5577, Compton Bishop

Description: Crinkle Crankle Wall Forming on Enclosed Garden at Ngr St 3800 5577

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 268816

OS Grid Reference: ST3800055770
OS Grid Coordinates: 338000, 155770
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2977, -2.8906

Location: M5, Loxton, North Somerset BS26 2HT

Locality: Compton Bishop
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS26 2HT

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Listing Text

1/158 Crinkle-crankle wall forming on
enclosed garden at NGR ST 3800


- II

Crinkle-crankle wall forming a square enclosed walled garden Circa 1910. English bond brick walling, brick and tile
coping; single brick thickness; walling serpentine on plan. North-east and south-West sides ramped in 11 distinct
sections to accomodate the fall of the hill upon which the wall in placed. Two gateways; that to centre of south-east
wall under a plain tile coping, plank gate; that to centre of south-west wall flanked by brick buttresses with hipped
caps, decorative wrought iron gate. Later green house within the walled garden not included. Formerly part of the
Webbington Manor estate. Rare feature in the county.

Listing NGR: ST3800055770

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Source: English Heritage

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