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Entrance Gateway and East and North Boundary Walls to Churchyard, Christ Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Load, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0058 / 51°0'20"N

Longitude: -2.7642 / 2°45'51"W

OS Eastings: 346476

OS Northings: 123207

OS Grid: ST464232

Mapcode National: GBR MH.JX3G

Mapcode Global: FRA 563G.6XW

Entry Name: Entrance Gateway and East and North Boundary Walls to Churchyard, Christ Church

Listing Date: 28 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266978

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420097

Location: Long Load, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Long Load

Built-Up Area: Long Load

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

Entrance gateway etc. Main Road.
9/130
3/130

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Entrance gateway etc. Main Road.
9/130
3/130

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ST4623 LONG LOAD CP MAIN ROAD (West side)

9/130 Entrance gateway and east and
north boundary walls to
churchyard, Christ Church
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GV II

Gateway and boundary wall, 1854-56 by C E Giles. Ham stone and lias wall, cast iron gates. Low stone wall to east in
cut and squared lias stone with angled Ham stone copings, increasing in height to accommodate drop in levels on north
side: entrance gateway in centre of east wall has panelled cast iron pillars with strapwork decoration and deeply
moulded knob tops; pair of small gates with small circles to bottom rail, X-braces with rosettes to upper middle rail,
which has barbed spearpoints with toprail and scrollwork above, with central spearpoint; simple wrot-iron overthrow
with bracket for lamp and angled braces; the whole contributing to the setting of Christ Church (qv) and the street
scene, on a prominent corner site in the middle of the village.


Listing NGR: ST4647623207

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

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