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Gatepiers and Gate at Entrance to Norton Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Norton Fitzwarren, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0268 / 51°1'36"N

Longitude: -3.1465 / 3°8'47"W

OS Eastings: 319694

OS Northings: 125900

OS Grid: ST196259

Mapcode National: GBR LZ.HNNY

Mapcode Global: FRA 469D.N03

Entry Name: Gatepiers and Gate at Entrance to Norton Court

Listing Date: 25 February 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344512

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270663

Location: Norton Fitzwarren, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA2

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Norton Fitzwarren

Built-Up Area: Norton Fitzwarren

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


4/155 Gatepiers and gate at entrance to
Norton Court



Gatepiers and gate to Norton Court (qv). Gatepiers C18, lions possibly earlier and reset, gates early-mid C19. Ham
stone and cast iron. Gatespiers: square, rusticated with square cuts joints, moulded cornice and plainth topped with
lions sejant. Gate: double with pierced fleurs-de-lys uprights. Jeboult states that the lions were the escutcheons of
the Prowse family who formely occupied Norton Court. (Jeboult, History of West Somerset, 1892)

Listing NGR: ST1969425900

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