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Gateway and Gate at North West Entrance to Churchyard, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishops Lydeard, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0618 / 51°3'42"N

Longitude: -3.1894 / 3°11'21"W

OS Eastings: 316748

OS Northings: 129830

OS Grid: ST167298

Mapcode National: GBR LX.FHT8

Mapcode Global: FRA 4669.WV8

Entry Name: Gateway and Gate at North West Entrance to Churchyard, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059219

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270258

Location: Bishop's Lydeard, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Bishop's Lydeard

Built-Up Area: Bishops Lydeard

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


10/47 Gateway and gate at North West
entrance to Churchyard, Church of
St Mary


Gateway into churchyard of St Mary's (qv) from West Street. Late C18. Red sandstone ashlar with white limestone
dressings, about 3 metres high. Single arched opening, flat topped, cornice damaged on right, quoins with rusticated
surround to opening, white limestone archivolt, chamfered corners to archivolt and jambs, keystone, white limestone
plinth. Wrought iron gate, arched to fit opening, simple uprights, one damaged. Similar doorway in wall (qv) across
West Street.

Listing NGR: ST1674829830

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