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The Railings, Gate and Approach Steps to the North and West of the Helyar Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in East Coker, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9084 / 50°54'30"N

Longitude: -2.6566 / 2°39'23"W

OS Eastings: 353927

OS Northings: 112309

OS Grid: ST539123

Mapcode National: GBR MN.R0RG

Mapcode Global: FRA 56BP.SZB

Entry Name: The Railings, Gate and Approach Steps to the North and West of the Helyar Almshouses

Listing Date: 30 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057174

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263663

Location: East Coker, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: East Coker

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


11/105 The railings, gate and approach
steps to the North and West of
the Helyar Almshouses


Railings with gate, boundary wall and steps. Early C19. Steps of Ham stone. Flanked by cut and squared stone walls
with thin flat Ham stone copings, on North West corner of Almshouses. Railings of wrot-iron, from North West corner of
Almshouses, with gate at head of steps, and return of approximately 35 metres length on West side about 5 metres from
houses; railings about 700 mm high with skirted diamond spear tops, matching gate and posts; the railings set on a Ham
stone ashlar base wall approximately 850 mm high. Of great value in setting of Almshouses (qv) and approach to Church
of Saint Michael (qv).

Listing NGR: ST5392712309

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