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Front Boundary Wall and Gateway with Piers to Number 36

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2097 / 51°12'34"N

Longitude: -2.6495 / 2°38'58"W

OS Eastings: 354723

OS Northings: 145810

OS Grid: ST547458

Mapcode National: GBR MN.42JR

Mapcode Global: VH89S.1V4J

Entry Name: Front Boundary Wall and Gateway with Piers to Number 36

Listing Date: 12 November 1953

Last Amended: 31 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382938

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483341

Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Wells

Built-Up Area: Wells

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


WELLS

ST5445 CHAMBERLAIN STREET
662-1/7/68 (North side)
12/11/53 Front boundary wall and gateway with
piers to No.36
(Formerly Listed as:
CHAMBERLAIN STREET
No.36)

GV II

Boundary wall with pair of gate piers. c1780. Local stone
roughly squared and random coursed, with ashlar dressings.
Wall approximately 1.2m high, with total length of
approximately 20m. Flat dressed copings, swept up at each end
where wall abuts Nos 34 and 38 (qqv) and at central gateway
with square ashlar piers having plinths and moulded pyramidal
caps C20 metal gate. The wall plays an important part in the
setting of No.36 (qv) and in the street scene generally.

Listing NGR: ST5472345810

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

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