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Gatepiers and Gates at Entrance to Churchyard, Church of the Holy Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Sampford Arundel, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9625 / 50°57'45"N

Longitude: -3.2713 / 3°16'16"W

OS Eastings: 310815

OS Northings: 118889

OS Grid: ST108188

Mapcode National: GBR LT.MM2N

Mapcode Global: FRA 461K.MCB

Plus Code: 9C2RXP7H+2F

Entry Name: Gatepiers and Gates at Entrance to Churchyard, Church of the Holy Cross

Listing Date: 7 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344595

English Heritage Legacy ID: 271097

ID on this website: 101344595

Location: Sampford Arundel, Somerset, TA21

County: Somerset

District: Somerset West and Taunton

Civil Parish: Sampford Arundel

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Sampford Arundel

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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to churchyard, Church of the Holy


Three gatepiers and 2 gates. Dated 1897. Made by Ford Brothers and Co of Wellington. Cast and wrought iron. Gatepiers:
cast iron, hollow in section, pyramid topped, moulded cornice, square in plan, recessed pointed arch panel above
rectangular recessed panel. Gates: large wrought iron gate with cresting and attached iron plaque inscribed in raised
lettering "These gates were given by the Parishoners in commemoration of the sixtieth anniversary of the reign of Her
Majesty Queen Victoria June 20th AD 1897". Pedestrian gate to right of similar design. The base of the central
gatepiers and the lock plate of the main gate are both prominently inscribed with the name of the iron founders, Ford
Brothers of Wellington, in raised lettering.

Listing NGR: ST1081518889

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