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Gates, Gatepiers and Block Stones About 15 Metres East of Edgeborough Farmhouse, Staplegrove

Description: Gates, Gatepiers and Block Stones About 15 Metres East of Edgeborough Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 270670

OS Grid Reference: ST2039928360
OS Grid Coordinates: 320399, 128360
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0491, -3.1370

Location: Staplegrove, Somerset TA2 6SP

Locality: Staplegrove
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA2 6SP

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Listing Text


5/237 Gates, gatepiers and block stones
about 15 metres East of
Edgeborough Farmhouse


Gates, gatepiers and block stones, Mid C19, resited early 1930s. Possibly by John Norton. Gatepiers: blue lias, squared
and coursed, stepped pyramid tops, cavetto moulded cornice, chamfered plinth. Gates: cast iron, double, Gothic style.
Decoration of trefoil headed uprights with quatrefoil friezes, curved cross pieces, and fleurs- de-lys heads with
remains of guilding. Block stones: cast iron, panelled columns ball finials and pyramid tops. Said to have been removed
from a house in Taunton in the early 1930s. Uncommon to find a set of gates with orginal block stones intact.

Listing NGR: ST2039928360

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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