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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1056924
English Heritage Legacy ID: 264268
Location: South Petherton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA13
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: 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
SOUTH PETHERTON CP WEST STREET (East side)
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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