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Lodge and Gateway to Benter House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stratton on the Fosse, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2405 / 51°14'25"N

Longitude: -2.5016 / 2°30'5"W

OS Eastings: 365078

OS Northings: 149156

OS Grid: ST650491

Mapcode National: GBR MV.240M

Mapcode Global: VH89V.L2BV

Entry Name: Lodge and Gateway to Benter House

Listing Date: 25 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058634

English Heritage Legacy ID: 268003

Location: Stratton on the Fosse, Mendip, Somerset, BA3

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Stratton on the Fosse

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

09/190 Lodge and gateway to Benter House



Lodge and gateway. Early C19. Lodge of coursed and squared rubble, hipped slate roof, paired polygonal ashlar stacks at
apex. Square on plan. Classical and Tudor style. Single storey, 2 bays, 2-light stone-mullioned windows with stopped
labels, mostly leaded lights. To centre of driveway frontage a door opening, half-glazed C20 door; stone portico, flat
entablature, triglyph frieze with metopes on 2 Roman-Doric columns, pilasters to wall. Pair of rusticated ashlar gate
piers, moulded caps with key-patterned bands, couchant C20 heraldic lion on each; rubble quadrant walls with further
lesser rusticated ashlar pier to each side, hipped and moulded caps. Further attached sections of wall are not

Listing NGR: ST6507849156

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