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South East Gateway, East Boundary Wall and Gateway to Churchyard, Church of the Holy Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Babcary, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0564 / 51°3'23"N

Longitude: -2.6267 / 2°37'36"W

OS Eastings: 356170

OS Northings: 128749

OS Grid: ST561287

Mapcode National: GBR MP.FNBR

Mapcode Global: FRA 56DB.6HV

Entry Name: South East Gateway, East Boundary Wall and Gateway to Churchyard, Church of the Holy Cross

Listing Date: 6 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248421

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263332

Location: Babcary, South Somerset, Somerset, TA11

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Babcary

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

BABCARY CP CHURCH STREET (West side)
ST52NE
3/13
South-east gateway, east boundary
wall and gateway to churchyard,
Church of the Holy Cross
GV II

Gateway and boundary wall. Mostly C19. Lias stone cut and squared, with Doulting copings and caps: cast iron gates and
railings. Wall averages 1.5 m high; square plan piers to gateway with plain bell-hip caps. Sates have spikes to centre
rail and fleur-de-lys finials: south-east gateway has wrot iron overthrow with a gas/oil lantern, now electrified of
which one glass pane commemorates coronation of Edward VII, 26 June l902. South-east corner has a drop in wall with
cast iron railings to match gate: overthrow to east gateway has lamp missing. The whole has considerable group value
with Church of the Holy Cross (qv) and importance in the street scene.


Listing NGR: ST5617028749

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