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Gate and Gatepiers at Former South Entrance to Pixton Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Dulverton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0256 / 51°1'32"N

Longitude: -3.5334 / 3°32'0"W

OS Eastings: 292554

OS Northings: 126261

OS Grid: SS925262

Mapcode National: GBR LG.HLPC

Mapcode Global: FRA 36HD.M89

Plus Code: 9C3R2FG8+7J

Entry Name: Gate and Gatepiers at Former South Entrance to Pixton Park

Listing Date: 4 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247972

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429460

Location: Dulverton, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA22

County: Somerset

District: Somerset West and Taunton

Civil Parish: Dulverton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


9/52 Gate and gatepiers at former
south entrance to Pixton Park


Gate and gatepiers at former south entrance to Pixton Park (qv). 1870. Gatepiers: squared and coursed local stone, Ham stone finials. Square unmoulded plinth and cornice, ball finials with central band on curved support. Gate: wooden with
iron struts. Single gate with 2 cross supports, horizontal iron struts with vertical struts closely placed below, decorative hinge. Radiating wooden supports forming quarter of a circle flanking piers. Lodge about 5 m to east (not included due to alterations) is dated 1870 when the Earl of Carnavon resited the entrance to Pixton Park and created this new driveway, more convenient for guests arriving by train from Dulverton railway station (not included).

Listing NGR: SS9255426260

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

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