Churchyard Railings And 2 Gates At The Parish Church / Walls, Gates And Railings Enclosing Churchyard Of Church Of St Mary The Virgin

Date:
1 Aug 1999
Location:
Churchyard Railings And 2 Gates At The Parish Church, Church Street, Chard Town, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20 2DW
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Walls, Gates And Railings Enclosing Churchyard Of Church Of St Mary The Virgin, Church Street, Chard Town, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20 2DW
Reference:
IOE01/00102/09
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

CHARD

ST3308 CHURCH STREET 756-1/4/11 (West side) 29/07/76 Walls, gates and railings enclosing churchyard of Church of St Mary the Virgin (Formerly Listed as: CHURCH STREET (West side) Churchyard railings and 2 gates at the Parish Church)

GV II

Gates and railings. 1842. Wrought-iron. Quadrant plan, enclosing churchyard to north and east. Square spearheaded railings set in a stone plinth on a rubblestone base. Urn finial to main supports. 2 gates, one to north, one to east, have long/short spearheaded railings with quatrefoil frieze to base and middle rail; urn finials to sides and centre. Overthrow, of depressed semicircle dipping to 3 quatrefoils; gate to north has a scrolled lamp support above. Attached to the Church Room (qv) are high rubblestone and flint walls bounding the churchyard to the west and south; that attached to the rear north corner sweeps down at intervals for approx 45m to meet the railings at the front; that to the front south corner extends approx 20m southward, then turns to the east for approx 35m to meet the railings to the east side of the churchyard.

Listing NGR: ST3226708187

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This is part of the Series: IOE\Bland_Richard IOE Records for Bland, Richard; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

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Copyright IoE Mr Richard Bland. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Bland, Richard

Rights Holder: Bland, Richard

Keywords

Flint, Rubble, Stone, Wrought Iron, Victorian Gate, Unassigned, Boundary Wall, Monument <By Form>, Wall, Barrier, Boundary, Lamp Bracket, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Street Furniture, Arch, Railings, Church, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Mixed Cemetery, Cemetery, Funerary Site