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Meadow Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Fitzhead, Somerset

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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

6/118 Meadow Gate
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 (VAG Reports, unpublished SRO, November 1973 and September 1983).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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