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Gates Gatepiers and Wall Abutting at Entrance of Ruishton House, Ruishton

Description: Gates Gatepiers and Wall Abutting at Entrance of Ruishton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 270887

OS Grid Reference: ST2609224623
OS Grid Coordinates: 326092, 124623
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0162, -3.0550

Location: A358, Ruishton, Somerset TA3 5LU

Locality: Ruishton
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 5LU

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Listing Text

RUISHTON CP A358 (South side)

5/112 Gates, gatepiers and wall
abutting, at entrance of Ruishton


Gates, gatepiers and walls. Circa 1893. Probably by Mr Spiller for Stuart Somerville. Gates: double wrought iron of
ornate design with lavish scroll work and rosettes. Gatepiers: thin red bricks and Portland stone; ball finials,
strongly moulded cornice, central band of stone work, moulded plinth, scroll headed buttresses from which gates are
hung. Wall: standard size red brick, Flemish bond, flat stone coping, curved out from gatepiers with end pilasters,
about 500 m high. A handsome ensemble.

Listing NGR: ST2609224623

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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