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Latitude: 50.8699 / 50°52'11"N
Longitude: -2.9644 / 2°57'51"W
OS Eastings: 332233
OS Northings: 108270
OS Grid: ST322082
Mapcode National: GBR M7.TDSS
Mapcode Global: FRA 46PS.T3B
Entry Name: Piers, Gates and Walls to Holyrood House
Listing Date: 29 July 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197482
English Heritage Legacy ID: 374180
Location: Chard Town, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Chard Town
Built-Up Area: Chard
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Chard St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
ST3308 HOLYROOD STREET
756-1/4/2 (West side)
29/07/76 Piers, gates and walls to Holyrood
Piers, gates and walls. c1840. 2 substantial Ham Hill stone
piers with hollow-moulded recessed rectangular panels
containing pointed arches and sunk spandrels. Moulded cornices
and shallow pyramidal caps. Each pier is strongly chamfered.
Iron gates spanning two-thirds and one-third of opening.
Long/short rails projecting below bottom horizontal; pierced
frieze of floral squares just below centre; short rails have
ornamented spearheads, long ones have large trefoil-type heads
linked by semi-circular loops; ornaments are cast-iron. High
wall of chert extends to church boundary on left (east) and
extends to west where it returns south to meet outbuilding
Listing NGR: ST3223408214
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