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The Castle, Forecourt Wall, Railings and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckland Dinham, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2487 / 51°14'55"N

Longitude: -2.3393 / 2°20'21"W

OS Eastings: 376415

OS Northings: 150007

OS Grid: ST764500

Mapcode National: GBR 0S2.PDF

Mapcode Global: VH976.DWN2

Entry Name: The Castle, Forecourt Wall, Railings and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058162

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267091

Location: Buckland Dinham, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Buckland Dinham

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


The Castle, forecourt wall,
railings and gate piers


Estate house. Early C19. Coursed and squared rubble, cross gabled slate roof, coped verges with onion finials, group
of 4 diagonally set ashlar stacks. Tudoresque. Two storeys, projecting gabled bay to front; casements with glazing
bars in 2-light stone mullioned windows under stopped labels, trefoil head to each light; single light opening to each
side of bay. Door opening in a 2 storey gabled wing to left side, 2-light stone mullioned window to first floor, below
plank door in a moulded stone surround, semi-circular stone hood on cut stone brackets. Cast iron railings to
forecourt with undulating heads on a low chamfered stone plinth; ashlar pier to each side with a pyramidal cap; coursed
and squared rubble wall with a dressed coping extending 11 metres to each side.

Listing NGR: ST7641550007

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