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Stone Wall to Grounds of St Joseph's Convent stone Walls Around the Grounds of St Joseph's Convent

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton Eastgate, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0104 / 51°0'37"N

Longitude: -3.0962 / 3°5'46"W

OS Eastings: 323190

OS Northings: 124016

OS Grid: ST231240

Mapcode National: GBR M1.JPDD

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.X5T

Entry Name: Stone Wall to Grounds of St Joseph's Convent stone Walls Around the Grounds of St Joseph's Convent

Listing Date: 4 July 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1276403

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269887

Location: Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Eastgate

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

(West side )
Stone walls around
the grounds of
St Joseph's Convent
ST 2323 7/7B
ST 2324 14/7B
Midway along the South Road garden front of St Joseph's Convent a high stone rubble
wall with brick capping starts. The rest of the wall to the north has been rebuilt
in later red brick. The rubble built section runs south stepping down the hill,
and has a large segmental brick headed archway (blocked) at the far corner where
the wall turns at right angles from the road. The wall then continues down to
join the stretch of wall on Mount Walk. Buttresses for the wall are set on the
inside. On Mount Walk the wall continues to the north with a gentle curve before
ending to the west of the Convent. The further sections are rebuilt and are not

St Joseph's Convent, Summerhouse in grounds, and stone walls to the grounds form
a group.

Listing NGR: ST2319024016

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