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Porch and Flanking Walls Attached to Cottage 100 Metres South West of the Caves, Banwell

Description: Porch and Flanking Walls Attached to Cottage 100 Metres South West of the Caves

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 33339

OS Grid Reference: ST3813658776
OS Grid Coordinates: 338136, 158776
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3247, -2.8892

Location: M5, Banwell, North Somerset BS24 8PQ

Locality: Banwell
County: North Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS24 8PQ

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Listing Text


4/1 Porch and flanking walls
attached to cottage 100 metres
G.V. south west of The Caves


Picturesque estate feature. Early C19. Unworked stone, slate roof. Porch
and flanking walls. 1 storey, 3 windows. Central pointed arch entrance with
rustic pediment over between 2 small pointed windows separated by pilaster strips
with finials above cornice; corner finials; all details roughly fashioned.
End to road has later segmental head opening; other return is blank, a 2 metre
high flanking wall sweeps round to road and terminates in a pointed arch opening
now blocked. Attached to an earlier cottage, not of listable quality. One of
an extensive set of picturesque estate features erected by the antiquarian
Bishop Law of Bath and Wells on his Banwell estate.

Listing NGR: ST3813658776

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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