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Gates and Piers with Railings at West End of the Church of St Mary Magdalene, Taunton

Description: Gates and Piers with Railings at West End of the Church of St Mary Magdalene

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 269664

OS Grid Reference: ST2285524593
OS Grid Coordinates: 322855, 124593
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0155, -3.1011

Locality: Taunton
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA1 1SA

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Gates and piers with
railings at west end
of the Church of
St Mary Magdalene
St T 2224 NE 9/1A


Second half of C19. Gatepiers with gates come forward in centre. Piers of ashlar
with a pinnacle and band of crenellation to each. Double wrought-iron gates with
scrollwork above and multi-foiled motifs below crossbar. Running back to left
and right are low stone walls surmounted by wrought-iron scrolled railings divided
at regular intervals by square ashlar piers with crenellated tops. A 2nd set of
wrought-iron gates with similar detail to the left. A further gateway without
gates opposite south porch.

All the listed buildings in Church Square together with the Church of
St Mary Magdalene and the listed buildings in Hammet Street form an extremely
important group.

Listing NGR: ST2288224580

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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