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Gatepiers and Wall Fronting Road, West View

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Lydeard, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.056 / 51°3'21"N

Longitude: -3.1892 / 3°11'21"W

OS Eastings: 316748

OS Northings: 129191

OS Grid: ST167291

Mapcode National: GBR LX.FPWB

Mapcode Global: FRA 466B.9CN

Entry Name: Gatepiers and Wall Fronting Road, West View

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344849

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270246

Location: Bishop's Lydeard, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Bishop's Lydeard

Built-Up Area: Bishops Lydeard

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST1629 BISHOP'S LYDEARD CP MINEHEAD ROAD (North side)

10/34 Gatepiers and wall fronting road,
West View
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GV II

Gatepiers and wall fronting road. Mid C19. Red brick Flemish bond and ashlar limestone with red sandstone random rubble
to right. Gatepiers, about 1.5 metres high, central pair opposite front door of West View (qv), pair to left (carriage
entrance) and one to right; intersecting ashlar pediment tops, moulded cornice, squared brick shaft with ashlar quoins,
chamfered brick and stone plinth. Wall, about one metre high, set back at an angle on 4 course brick plinth with
chamfered limestone coping, with one merlon to right and two left of central gatepiers. Wall continued left to similar
design in red sandstone random rubble returned as garden wall with one gatepier at angle, red sandstone random rubble,
moulded cap and plinth. C20 gates not included. Wall and gatepiers well-executed to a sophisticated design.


Listing NGR: ST1674829191

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