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Gate Piers at Driveway Entrance and Walling Enclosing Grounds of Shapwick Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Shapwick, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1422 / 51°8'31"N

Longitude: -2.8333 / 2°49'59"W

OS Eastings: 341803

OS Northings: 138430

OS Grid: ST418384

Mapcode National: GBR MD.8B0Q

Mapcode Global: VH7DL.VK08

Entry Name: Gate Piers at Driveway Entrance and Walling Enclosing Grounds of Shapwick Manor

Listing Date: 6 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058931

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269259

Location: Shapwick, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA7

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Shapwick

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Polden Wheel

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

ST43NW SHAPWICK STATION ROAD (West side)

2/31 Gate piers at driveway
entrance and walling
enclosing grounds of
Shapwick Manor

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GV II


Gate piers at driveway entrance and walling. Late C18/early C19. Pair of tall
ashlar piers with chamfered angles, domed caps; (C20 gate not of special interest).
Run of coursed and squared rubble wall 2 metres high to each side bounding roadside,
dressed coping, ramped up to each end, that to right with ball finial. Further
section of walling at right angles to left bounding South side of gardens, 3 metres
high, part of coursed and squared rubble and part of Flemish bond red brick; former
gateway leading to path to Church of St Mary (qv) now blocked, piers with pineapple
finials. Further attached section of brick walling bounding West side of gardens
and abutting Shapwick Manor (qv); 3 metres high. Included primarily for group
value.


Listing NGR: ST4180338430

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