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Wall Enclosing Raised Garden to North and East of Lydeard House, Bishop's Lydeard

Description: Wall Enclosing Raised Garden to North and East of Lydeard House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270262

OS Grid Reference: ST1669329916
OS Grid Coordinates: 316693, 129916
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0625, -3.1902

Location: West Street, Bishops Lydeard, Somerset TA4 3AU

Locality: Bishop's Lydeard
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 3AU

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Listing Text


10/51 Wall enclosing raised garden to
North and East of Lydeard House


Garden wall enclosing the raised garden rear of Lydeard House (qv) on the North and East fronts. Late C18. Hindu -
Moorish style. Red sandstone random rubble plinth with limestone wall of pierced narrow arched openings about 1 metre
in height. Piers, square with moulded caps, walls swept and ramped up to them with pierced stonework. East wall
interupted by C20 insertion of flight of 5 steps with red sandstone random rubble dwarf walls swept back. North wall
recedes and breaks forward with picturesque asymmetry.

Listing NGR: ST1669329916

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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