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Stepped Pyramid to West of Halswell House, Goathurst

Description: Stepped Pyramid to West of Halswell House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 269301

OS Grid Reference: ST2536333761
OS Grid Coordinates: 325363, 133761
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0983, -3.0673

Location: Goathurst, Somerset TA5 2DH

Locality: Goathurst
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA5 2DH

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Listing Text


Stepped pyramid to west of
7/39 Halswall House


Stepped pyramid, in honour of a pure nymph. C18. Dressed stone. Square on plan. Pyramid on a high plinth, capping
gryphon. Lias panel to North side of plinth. (Pevsner N., Buildings of England, South and West Somerset, 1958; Country
Life, Nov. 21 1908;; Collinson, Somerset 1, 1791; VCH Somerset II, 1911; Garden History, V, 3 1977; Jones B, Follies and
Grottoes, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST2536333761

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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