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Odcombe Gateway to Montacute Park, and Flanking Walling

A Grade II Listed Building in Yeovil, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9462 / 50°56'46"N

Longitude: -2.7053 / 2°42'19"W

OS Eastings: 350546

OS Northings: 116548

OS Grid: ST505165

Mapcode National: GBR ML.NLFS

Mapcode Global: FRA 566L.ZVN

Plus Code: 9C2VW7WV+FV

Entry Name: Odcombe Gateway to Montacute Park, and Flanking Walling

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Last Amended: 27 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1260493

English Heritage Legacy ID: 440364

Location: Odcombe, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Odcombe

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST51NW ODCOMBE CP
3/236 Odcombe gateway to Montacute
Park, and flanking walling
(formerly listed as Gate Piers
immediately south-west of New
Lodge)
19.4.61
GV II
Gateway with walling. Probably C19. Ham stone ashlar, with plain dressed copings about 1 metre high, with gateway
marked by 4 square piers, the outer about 2.5 m tall and the inner about 3.5 m tall, having plinths, pulvinated frieze
and cornice caps, the taller piers also with cabled step and fiery braziers in stone: between main piers a pair C20
timber gates, and to sides matching pedestrian gates: walling extends about 15 a westwards and about 70 m eastwards
bath sections curved to fit the boundary of site. With the nearby New Lodge (qv), part of the important setting of
Montacute House (qv).


Listing NGR: ST5056316531

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

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