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Wall Enclosing Raised Garden to North and East of Lydeard House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Lydeard, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0625 / 51°3'45"N

Longitude: -3.1902 / 3°11'24"W

OS Eastings: 316693

OS Northings: 129916

OS Grid: ST166299

Mapcode National: GBR LX.F9MJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 4669.WGB

Entry Name: Wall Enclosing Raised Garden to North and East of Lydeard House

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059220

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270262

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

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Bishop's Lydeard

Civil Parish/community: Bishop's Lydeard

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST1629 BISHOP'S LYDEARD CP WEST STREET (North side)

10/51 Wall enclosing raised garden to
North and East of Lydeard House
-

GV II

Garden wall enclosing the raised garden rear of Lydeard House (qv) on the North and East fronts. Late C18. Hindu -
Moorish style. Red sandstone random rubble plinth with limestone wall of pierced narrow arched openings about 1 metre
in height. Piers, square with moulded caps, walls swept and ramped up to them with pierced stonework. East wall
interupted by C20 insertion of flight of 5 steps with red sandstone random rubble dwarf walls swept back. North wall
recedes and breaks forward with picturesque asymmetry.


Listing NGR: ST1669329916

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