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Entrance Gateway About 250 Metres South East of Sparkford Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Sparkford, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0358 / 51°2'8"N

Longitude: -2.5653 / 2°33'55"W

OS Eastings: 360458

OS Northings: 126422

OS Grid: ST604264

Mapcode National: GBR MR.H5WM

Mapcode Global: FRA 56JC.SJ5

Entry Name: Entrance Gateway About 250 Metres South East of Sparkford Hall

Listing Date: 6 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243392

English Heritage Legacy ID: 447188

Location: Sparkford, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Sparkford

Built-Up Area: Sparkford

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST62NW
4/161

SPARKFORD CP
HIGH STREET (North-West side)Entrance gateway about 250 m south-east of Sparkford Hall

GII
Gatepiers,gates and wing walls.C19.Local grey lias stone,Doulting stone dressings;wrought iron gates.Gate piers square,ashlar,with chamfered plinth and classical moulded cornice type tops with flat step termination;gates have alternate spike and twist spear uprights,with circle decoration to middle rails;still side pieces with sweeps up to piers,then wing walls on a double curve,average one metre high,with shaped coping.Important element in street scene,being located on corner,and in the setting of Sparkford Hall(qv).

Listing NGR: ST6045826422

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

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