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Latitude: 51.1513 / 51°9'4"N
Longitude: -3.0612 / 3°3'40"W
OS Eastings: 325875
OS Northings: 139647
OS Grid: ST258396
Mapcode National: GBR M3.7L9Q
Mapcode Global: VH7DG.WBK8
Entry Name: Wall to Cannington College on Roadside and Bounding Churchyard, Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 24 June 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1308337
English Heritage Legacy ID: 268866
Location: Cannington, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA5
Civil Parish: Cannington
Built-Up Area: Cannington
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST23NE CANNINGTON CP FORE STREET (South side)
12/5 Wall to Cannington College on
roadside and bounding churchyard,
Church of St Mary
Wall. probably C17. Bounds the grounds of Cannington College on its North, South, East and West sides in a virtually
unbroken run. Red sandstone rubble, low single stage red sandstone buttresses at intervals with rubble offsets. Wall
extends 130 metres along the side of Fore Street, 70 metres along Brook Street and 50 metres along Church Street all in
continuous run except broad gateway onto Brook Street, plank gates; further section extends 100 metres Westwards of the
South end on Brook Street, and bounds the churchyard of Church of St Mary (qv). Varies in height between 3 and 4
metres. The wall probably represents the bounds of the lay wing of the Priory of Benedictine Nuns on the site of
Cannington Court (qv).
Listing NGR: ST2587539647
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