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Gateway and Walls to Courtyard Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Mere, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.0907 / 51°5'26"N

Longitude: -2.2667 / 2°16'0"W

OS Eastings: 381418

OS Northings: 132412

OS Grid: ST814324

Mapcode National: GBR 0V3.HRY

Mapcode Global: FRA 6647.NR2

Entry Name: Gateway and Walls to Courtyard Cottage

Listing Date: 7 July 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200234

English Heritage Legacy ID: 320191

Location: Mere, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Mere

Built-Up Area: Mere

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Mere St Michael the Archangel

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(south side)
Gateway and walls to
Courtyard Cottage


Broad arched gateway with flanking walls. Late C18 or C19. Coursed rough-
dressed limestone with ashlar trimmings to opening. A wide elliptical opening
to piers with plain imposts, central projecting and dropped keystone, to pair of
C20 iron gates. Wall rises above arch to tiled coping and raised pier 'caps';
to left a wall segment at same height as central wall returns to pavement, with
stone coping; right similar, plus c.3 m plain wall connecting to Dewes Lodge
(qv) and under flat roof. Overall width at pavement c 6 metres. Important to
street, and echoing similar openings to Dewes House (qv) and Friends' Meeting
House (qv). Courtyard Cottage not included in this list.

Listing NGR: ST8141832412

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