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North Boundary Wall to Wigborough Manor House and Dairy Lodge, with North West Gateway

A Grade II Listed Building in South Petherton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9333 / 50°55'59"N

Longitude: -2.7872 / 2°47'13"W

OS Eastings: 344777

OS Northings: 115166

OS Grid: ST447151

Mapcode National: GBR MG.PHPJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 561M.XN8

Entry Name: North Boundary Wall to Wigborough Manor House and Dairy Lodge, with North West Gateway

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Last Amended: 18 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294775

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264277

Location: South Petherton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA13

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: South Petherton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: South Petherton with the Seavingtons and the Lambrooks

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


2/192 North boundary wall to Wigborough
Manor House and Dairy Lodge. with
north-west gateway
(formerly listed as Gate piers)


Boundary walling and gateway. Parts possibly C16, with C18/C19 modifications. Ham stone roughly squared and coursed,
ashlar dressings. Walling averages between 2 and 3 metres high, with thin coping, but towards east end it steps down,
and then has an angled coping with roll top. Westwards of Dairy Lodge (q.v.) the wall drops to about 1.1 metre high.
and then the north-west gateway is marked by two convex quarter circle lengths setting back to square ashlar gate
piers, with moulded plinths, cornice caps, steps and necked supports to ball finials, with C20 timber gate between. The
whole an important part of the setting to Wigborough Manor House (q.v.).

Listing NGR: ST4477715166

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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