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Section of Wall with Railings and Piers to West of Abbey Grounds

A Grade II Listed Building in Glastonbury, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1458 / 51°8'45"N

Longitude: -2.7175 / 2°43'3"W

OS Eastings: 349903

OS Northings: 138752

OS Grid: ST499387

Mapcode National: GBR MK.83BC

Mapcode Global: VH8B3.VG6G

Entry Name: Section of Wall with Railings and Piers to West of Abbey Grounds

Listing Date: 15 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172826

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265974

Location: Glastonbury, Mendip, Somerset, BA6

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Glastonbury

Built-Up Area: Glastonbury

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

MAGDALENE STREET
1.
1133
(East Side)
Section of wall
with railings and piers
to west of Abbey grounds
ST 4938 7/164
II GV
2.
To west of Abbot's Kitchen is a section of wall along street, divided by 3 piers
with pointed tops. Probably late C19. The wall is approx 6 ft high, ashlar with
coping. Central section is a low wall (approx 2 ft) surmounted by wrought-iron
railings with spike motif. Double wrought-iron gates at south end with a further
pier in front of Abbot's Leigh House.
Wall to west of Abbey grounds, Abbot's Leigh House and the Abbot's kitchen form a group.


Listing NGR: ST4990338753

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