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Churchyard Boundary Wall of Church of St Andrew Incorporating a Mechanical Gte and a Store

A Grade II Listed Building in Mells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2425 / 51°14'33"N

Longitude: -2.3908 / 2°23'27"W

OS Eastings: 372813

OS Northings: 149335

OS Grid: ST728493

Mapcode National: GBR 0S6.2C5

Mapcode Global: VH97C.H1X9

Entry Name: Churchyard Boundary Wall of Church of St Andrew Incorporating a Mechanical Gte and a Store

Listing Date: 27 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058350

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266727

Location: Mells, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Mells

Built-Up Area: Mells

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

MELLS CP
ST7249

10/27
Churchyard boundary wall of
Church of St Andrew incorporating
a mechanical gate and a store
-

GV II

Wall incorporating mechanical gate and store. Wall and store C18. Doulting rubble. Wall with weathered coping forms
boundary being ramped irregularly from one metre on east side to 3 metres on west side; which has 2 doorways, one round
arched, one Tudor arched; northern section contains mechanical gate of circa 1920 by Sir Edwin Lutyens, contiguous
dressed stone supports, each have a recessed post inclined at 70 degrees to accept a second pair of moveable wooden
posts which are hinged at their base forming a "V"; when upright they prevent ingress or egress; left post has locking
mechanism. Detached post to north with horizontally set plank. Store at south-west corner is a low rectangular building
with plain tile roof, Tudor arch door opening to west.


Listing NGR: ST7281249338

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