Walls, Railings, Gates And Piers Attached To Front Of The Beeches And Enclosing Forecourt

Date:
4 Jun 2002
Location:
Walls, Railings, Gates And Piers Attached To Front Of The Beeches And Enclosing Forecourt, High Street, Chew Magna, Bath And North East Somerset, Somerset, BS40 8PW
Reference:
IOE01/07556/02
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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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.

ST 56 SE CHEW MAGNA C.P. HIGH STREET (north side)

3/42 Walls, railings, gates and piers attached to front of The Beeches G.V. and enclosing forecourt

II

Forecourt walls, railings, gates and piers. Late C18 with C20 repair. Walls in sandstone rubble with limestone coping, limestone ashlar front wall and piers, cast and wrought iron railings and gates. Rubble walls about 3 metres high extending from each side of The Beeches (q.v.) about 17 metres to south, ramped down at front to square pier, with plinth, rusticated, with shaped cornice and top; doorway with segmental head in wall to left. Front range has low ashlar wall (largely reconstructed) extending about 20 metres, topped by spear-headed, wrought-iron railings; similar gates to left and right, set back from front range of railings.

Listing NGR: ST5738563128

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Sim_Iain IOE Records for Sim, Iain; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Iain Sim. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Sim, Iain

Rights Holder: Sim, Iain

Keywords

Ashlar, Cast Iron, Limestone, Rubble, Sandstone, Wrought Iron, Georgian Gate, Unassigned, Gate Pier, Wall, Monument <By Form>, Barrier, Railings