This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
ST22NW STAPLEGROVE CP
5/237 Gates, gatepiers and block stones about 15 metres East of Edgeborough Farmhouse
Gates, gatepiers and block stones, Mid C19, resited early 1930s. Possibly by John Norton. Gatepiers: blue lias, squared and coursed, stepped pyramid tops, cavetto moulded cornice, chamfered plinth. Gates: cast iron, double, Gothic style.
Decoration of trefoil headed uprights with quatrefoil friezes, curved cross pieces, and fleurs- de-lys heads with remains of guilding. Block stones: cast iron, panelled columns ball finials and pyramid tops. Said to have been removed from a house in Taunton in the early 1930s. Uncommon to find a set of gates with orginal block stones intact.
Listing NGR: ST2039928360
© Mr David Ford. Source: Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Ford, David
Rights Holder: Ford, David
Cast Iron, Lias, Georgian Gate, Victorian Unassigned