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Remains of Gates and Gate Piers Abutting East Corner of Poundisford Lodge and Walls Enclosing Garden, Continued South East to Garden House

A Grade II Listed Building in Pitminster, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9817 / 50°58'54"N

Longitude: -3.1082 / 3°6'29"W

OS Eastings: 322299

OS Northings: 120837

OS Grid: ST222208

Mapcode National: GBR M1.LDCB

Mapcode Global: FRA 46CJ.4X7

Entry Name: Remains of Gates and Gate Piers Abutting East Corner of Poundisford Lodge and Walls Enclosing Garden, Continued South East to Garden House

Listing Date: 7 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060306

English Heritage Legacy ID: 271084

Location: Pitminster, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA3

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Pitminster

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

Remains of gates and gate piers
abutting east corner of
Poundisford Lodge and walls
enclosing garden, continued
south-east to Garden House
Gatepiers and walls, C18; remains of gates c1900. Walls red brick, Flemish bond, brick
coping, pilaster buttresses.Gatepiers, red brick, square in plan, moulded plinths and
cornices, stone ball finials. Gates, painted wood, double with 2 raised and fielded dado
panels and dowelled slats forming a grill, tie beam above linking gatepiers, but gates
now in pieces and very poor condition at time of survey (April 1985). Illustrated in
Country Life, (see below).Plan:gatepiers abutting east with ruins of former green houses,
returned north around garden (not sighted internally), the northern wall of which flanks
the drive to Poundisford Lodge with the Stables (qv) opposite. later wall (not included
in this list) stands below the east wall parallel with the public road. Garden wall
continued south to Garden House (qv), This eastern length of wall in fact follows a line
north-north-west by south-south-east along the contours of the Park Pale which enclosed
the medieval deer park of the episcopal castle of Taunton, (Country Life, June 24, 1916).

Listing NGR: ST2229920837

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