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Gates Gatepiers and Wall Abutting at Entrance of Ruishton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ruishton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0162 / 51°0'58"N

Longitude: -3.055 / 3°3'17"W

OS Eastings: 326092

OS Northings: 124623

OS Grid: ST260246

Mapcode National: GBR M3.J7VR

Mapcode Global: FRA 46HF.FN0

Entry Name: Gates Gatepiers and Wall Abutting at Entrance of Ruishton House

Listing Date: 21 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176960

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270887

Location: Ruishton, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA3

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Ruishton

Built-Up Area: Ruishton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

RUISHTON CP A358 (South side)

5/112 Gates, gatepiers and wall
abutting, at entrance of Ruishton


Gates, gatepiers and walls. Circa 1893. Probably by Mr Spiller for Stuart Somerville. Gates: double wrought iron of
ornate design with lavish scroll work and rosettes. Gatepiers: thin red bricks and Portland stone; ball finials,
strongly moulded cornice, central band of stone work, moulded plinth, scroll headed buttresses from which gates are
hung. Wall: standard size red brick, Flemish bond, flat stone coping, curved out from gatepiers with end pilasters,
about 500 m high. A handsome ensemble.

Listing NGR: ST2609224623

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

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