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Walls, Railings, Gates and Piers Attached to Front of the Beeches and Enclosing Forecourt, Chew Magna

Description: Walls, Railings, Gates and Piers Attached to Front of the Beeches and Enclosing Forecourt

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 32936

OS Grid Reference: ST5738563128
OS Grid Coordinates: 357385, 163128
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3656, -2.6135

Location: B3130, Chew Magna, Bath and North East Somerset BS40 8PW

Locality: Chew Magna
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS40 8PW

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Listing Text


3/42 Walls, railings, gates and piers
attached to front of The Beeches
G.V. and enclosing forecourt


Forecourt walls, railings, gates and piers. Late C18 with C20 repair. Walls in
sandstone rubble with limestone coping, limestone ashlar front wall and piers,
cast and wrought iron railings and gates. Rubble walls about 3 metres high
extending from each side of The Beeches (q.v.) about 17 metres to south, ramped
down at front to square pier, with plinth, rusticated, with shaped cornice and
top; doorway with segmental head in wall to left. Front range has low ashlar
wall (largely reconstructed) extending about 20 metres, topped by spear-headed,
wrought-iron railings; similar gates to left and right, set back from front range
of railings.

Listing NGR: ST5738563128

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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