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Gateway on North West Corner of Old House, King's School

A Grade II Listed Building in Bruton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1111 / 51°6'39"N

Longitude: -2.4535 / 2°27'12"W

OS Eastings: 368346

OS Northings: 134742

OS Grid: ST683347

Mapcode National: GBR MX.BB5Z

Mapcode Global: VH8BG.FB8L

Entry Name: Gateway on North West Corner of Old House, King's School

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056432

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261621

Location: Bruton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Bruton

Built-Up Area: Bruton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

BRUTON CP PLOX (North Nest side)
8/148 Gateway on North West corner of
Old House, King's School

Gateway. Probably early C19. Doulting stone ashlar. 4-centre moulded archway on plinth, having square label with
shields in spandrils bearing the dolphin of Fitzjames of Redlynch, founders of the free school; above a plain
rectangular plaque inscribed "Hanc Scholam/AC MDXX/Privata munificentia causa/restituit/Edwardus VI Rex"; above this
string course and battlemented parapet with return.

Listing NGR: ST6834634742

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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