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Latitude: 51.0094 / 51°0'33"N
Longitude: -3.0924 / 3°5'32"W
OS Eastings: 323456
OS Northings: 123907
OS Grid: ST234239
Mapcode National: GBR M1.JQCN
Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.YX5
Entry Name: Gatepiers and Walls Along Street at King's College
Listing Date: 4 July 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1059966
English Heritage Legacy ID: 269884
Location: Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA1
District: Taunton Deane
Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Killams and Mountfield
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Taunton
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Gatepiers and walls
along street at
ST 2324 SW 7/358A
Contemporary with the main school buildings of 1867-9. One pair of tall gatepiers
at main north entrance to school grounds, Rubble with ashlar dressings, Steeply
pitched tops with finial motif, recessed cusped detail to triangular outer faces.
Decorative shafts through a stringcourse to the corners of main piers. The wall
sweeps out to left and right from each gatepier, The wall is approximately 2 ft
high with taller divisions at regular intervals. Sandstone rubble with ashlar
King's College and gatepiers and walls form a group.
Listing NGR: ST2345623907
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