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Meadow Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Fitzhead, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0502 / 51°3'0"N

Longitude: -3.2621 / 3°15'43"W

OS Eastings: 311628

OS Northings: 128634

OS Grid: ST116286

Mapcode National: GBR LT.G3DR

Mapcode Global: FRA 461B.QYK

Entry Name: Meadow Gate

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308160

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270329

Location: Fitzhead, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Fitzhead

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST12NW FITZHEAD CP
WEST FITZHEAD
6/118 Meadow Gate
GV
II
House. Late C15, altered early Clb and early C20. Rendered over random rubble and cob, slate roof, stone stack right,
brick stack above entrance. Open hall derivative, 3 cell lobby entry onto back to back fireplaces, facing South.
2-storeys, irregularly placed early C20 fenestration, first floor four 2-light casements and one 3-light end bay right,
ground floor 2 and 3-light in outer bays, single storey slate roofed verandah carried on wooden piers covers centre,
glazed entrance door with 2-light casement to right. Interior: room to right of entry 9 panel moulded compartment
ceiling with inserted cross moulded beams and rafters behind, staircase turret on North side; room to right, remains of
plaster frieze and plaster decoration in panel above fireplace. 5 pairs of jointed cruck trusses, originally an open
hall house, ceiled early C16. (VAG Reports, unpublished SRO, November 1973 and September 1983).


Listing NGR: ST1162828634

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