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Latitude: 51.2872 / 51°17'13"N
Longitude: -2.8164 / 2°48'58"W
OS Eastings: 343164
OS Northings: 154547
OS Grid: ST431545
Mapcode National: GBR JF.Z29P
Mapcode Global: VH7CV.4XG3
Entry Name: Forecourt Wall, Piers and Gates to the Court House
Listing Date: 9 February 1961
Last Amended: 29 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1173055
English Heritage Legacy ID: 268683
Location: Axbridge, Sedgemoor, Somerset, BS26
Civil Parish: Axbridge
Built-Up Area: Axbridge
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST4354 AXBRIDGE ST MARYS STREET (South side)
12/31 Forecourt wall, piers and gates
to The Court House
(Previously listed with The Court)
Forecourt wall, piers and gates. Late C18, gates C20. High squared and coursed rubble wall with a plain coping;
entrance through a broad segmental headed archway in a dressed stone surround with emphasised imposts; above the
archway a ball final; wall extends approximately 11 metres to west along St Marys Street from gateway terminating in a
tall ashlar pier with a pyramidal cap; and 3 metres to east, the wall then continues in the grounds of St Marys Cottage
(qv). Decorative central wrought iron gates. St Marys Cottage not included in this list.
Listing NGR: ST4316554546
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