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Latitude: 50.9273 / 50°55'38"N
Longitude: -2.912 / 2°54'43"W
OS Eastings: 335999
OS Northings: 114599
OS Grid: ST359145
Mapcode National: GBR M9.PVFJ
Mapcode Global: FRA 46SN.HB0
Entry Name: Walls, Gates, Piers and Railings Attached to the Chantry
Listing Date: 23 September 1950
Last Amended: 24 January 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1366079
English Heritage Legacy ID: 383386
Location: Ilminster, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Ilminster
Built-Up Area: Ilminster
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Ilminster
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
ST3614 COURT BARTON
1939-1/6/22 (West side)
23/09/50 Walls, gates, piers and railings
attached to The Chantry
(Formerly Listed as:
Stable building, walls, railings,
gate piers & gates to E and NE of
Walls, gate piers, gates and railings to The Chantry (qv).
C19. Positioned opposite the front door; tall Ham Hill stone
piers with wide moulded cornices, stepped and swept caps, have
tall pyramidal finials with moulded bases and recessed panels
to each facet. A Ham Hill stone plinth, attached to the right,
north-east corner of The Chantry, curves forward, encloses the
front garden, and attaches to a high wall to the left. On it
are railings which sweep up to the sides, each railing has a
flat acorn-shaped top and the main supports have acorn
finials. The gate is similar, with pointed-arch struts and a
dipped curve to the top. A high rough ashlar limestone wall
encloses the L-shaped garden to the left, south, and rough
ashlar and brick to the rear, west.
The railings are similar to those enclosing the forecourt to
the south of Cross House, Court Barton (qv).
Listing NGR: ST3599814599
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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