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Gothic Seat, to the South East and Immediately Below the Terraced Garden, and at the East End of Yew Tree

A Grade II Listed Building in Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.4402 / 51°26'24"N

Longitude: -2.7114 / 2°42'40"W

OS Eastings: 350653

OS Northings: 171480

OS Grid: ST506714

Mapcode National: GBR JK.NJPJ

Mapcode Global: VH88R.Y2G9

Entry Name: Gothic Seat, to the South East and Immediately Below the Terraced Garden, and at the East End of Yew Tree

Listing Date: 16 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1320986

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33587

Location: Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset, BS48

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Wraxall and Failand

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


4/196 Gothic Seat, to the south-east
and immediately below the east
Terraced Garden, and at the
end of Yew Tree


Gothic seat. Probably c.1865 by John Norton. Ashlar. The base of the seat
has a row of blank quatrefoils; the back has a pierced arcade of cusped ogee
panels; and the panelled stone sides have square piers surmounted by urns.
(The Builder, 10.II.1866. Country Life, 17.V.1902).

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