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Latitude: 50.9107 / 50°54'38"N
Longitude: -2.8246 / 2°49'28"W
OS Eastings: 342118
OS Northings: 112678
OS Grid: ST421126
Mapcode National: GBR MF.QS7C
Mapcode Global: FRA 46ZP.MDT
Entry Name: Fives Court Wall, About 10 Metres North of the Poulett Arms Inn
Listing Date: 4 February 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1056127
English Heritage Legacy ID: 262309
Location: Hinton St. George, South Somerset, Somerset, TA17
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Hinton St. George
Built-Up Area: Hinton St George
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Hinton St George with Dinnington
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
ST4212 HINTON ST GEORGE CP HIGH STREET (North side)
8/59 Fives Court wall, about 10 metres
north of the Poulett Iris Inn
Fives court wall. Late C18/early C19. Ham stone ashlar, about 4 metres wide and 7 metres high, with coped pitched top.
Also known locally as the 'Pelota Wall', this suggests connections with early C19 French prisoners of war, who are said
to have introduced the game into other parts of the county. (VCH Somerset, Vol IV, 1978, p40)
Listing NGR: ST4211912678
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