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Latitude: 51.0787 / 51°4'43"N
Longitude: -3.1688 / 3°10'7"W
OS Eastings: 318221
OS Northings: 131688
OS Grid: ST182316
Mapcode National: GBR LY.D91V
Mapcode Global: FRA 4678.K9L
Plus Code: 9C3R3RHJ+FF
Entry Name: Gateway and Flanking Walls with Gatepiers at Cothelstone Manor
Listing Date: 25 February 1955
Last Amended: 4 May 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1344837
English Heritage Legacy ID: 270295
Location: Cothelstone, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA4
District: Taunton Deane
Civil Parish: Cothelstone
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST13SE COTHELSTONE CP
3/84 Gateway and flanking walls with
gatepiers at Cothelstone Manor
(formerly listed as Gateway to
South of Farmery at Manor
Gateway. C16, moved to present position mid C19. Red sandstone ashlar
facade, random rubble with buttresses at rear. Large, moulded arched
central opening with hood mould flanked by smaller arched openings,
recumbent lions, imported from Tetton House, late C19, on flat coping
above with pentice coping over central opening. Coats of arms with
moulded surround, probably mid C19, on either side of central opening.
Curved red sandstone random rubble wall with flat coping about one and
a half metres high to right, terminating in square pier with moulded
cap; similar to left but about 3 metres high.
This gateway originally stood across the road; two men were hung from
it after Monmouth Rebellion.
(G Stawell, History of A Quantock Family, 1910; photograph NMR).
Listing NGR: ST1822131688
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