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North Boundary Wall to Churchyard, with Gates to North and North East of Church of St Peter and St Paul, and the War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in South Petherton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9486 / 50°56'54"N

Longitude: -2.8097 / 2°48'34"W

OS Eastings: 343217

OS Northings: 116884

OS Grid: ST432168

Mapcode National: GBR MF.NJ0W

Mapcode Global: FRA 560L.M7G

Entry Name: North Boundary Wall to Churchyard, with Gates to North and North East of Church of St Peter and St Paul, and the War Memorial

Listing Date: 18 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056924

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264268

Location: South Petherton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA13

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: South Petherton

Built-Up Area: South Petherton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: South Petherton with the Seavingtons and the Lambrooks

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

7/183 North boundary wall to
churchyard, with gates to north
and north-east of Church of St
Peter and St Paul, and the War


Boundary walling with two gateways. Probably C18 and early C19. Ham stone, partly ashlar, partly coursed rubble. Wall
varies in height between 1.5 and 2 metres, with flattish thin copings. North gateway, opposite the north porch of C18,
with square ashlar piers about 3 metres high, having plinths, cornice caps, steps and necks with ball finials:
wrought-iron gates of C20. North-east gateway plainer, probably C19, with square ashlar piers having bell-hip caps;
gates C20 to match north gateway. Towards the north-west end the wall punctuated by the first World War Memorial, up 8
steps, in the form of a churchyard cross on an octagonal base of 3 steps.

Listing NGR: ST4321616883

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 14 December 2016.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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