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Crinkle Crankle Wall Forming on Enclosed Garden at Ngr St 3800 5577

A Grade II Listed Building in Compton Bishop, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2977 / 51°17'51"N

Longitude: -2.8906 / 2°53'26"W

OS Eastings: 338000

OS Northings: 155770

OS Grid: ST380557

Mapcode National: GBR JB.YFM9

Mapcode Global: VH7CS.VN62

Entry Name: Crinkle Crankle Wall Forming on Enclosed Garden at Ngr St 3800 5577

Listing Date: 29 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296033

English Heritage Legacy ID: 268816

Location: Compton Bishop, Sedgemoor, Somerset, BS26

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Compton Bishop

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

1/158 Crinkle-crankle wall forming on
enclosed garden at NGR ST 3800


- II

Crinkle-crankle wall forming a square enclosed walled garden Circa 1910. English bond brick walling, brick and tile
coping; single brick thickness; walling serpentine on plan. North-east and south-West sides ramped in 11 distinct
sections to accomodate the fall of the hill upon which the wall in placed. Two gateways; that to centre of south-east
wall under a plain tile coping, plank gate; that to centre of south-west wall flanked by brick buttresses with hipped
caps, decorative wrought iron gate. Later green house within the walled garden not included. Formerly part of the
Webbington Manor estate. Rare feature in the county.

Listing NGR: ST3800055770

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