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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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Coordinates

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

STRATTON-ON-THE-FOSSE CP FOSSE WAY (West side)
ST65NE
BENTER
09/190 Lodge and gateway to Benter House

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GV II

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
included.


Listing NGR: ST6507849156

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