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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: GATEPIERS AND BOUNDARY WALLING TO THE MANOR HOUSE AND MALLET COURT, BOUNDING GARDENS

List entry Number: 1248996

Location

GATEPIERS AND BOUNDARY WALLING TO THE MANOR HOUSE AND MALLET COURT, BOUNDING GARDENS, HEADWELL

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSouth SomersetDistrict AuthorityCurry Mallet

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Jan-1979

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 430847

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History

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Details

ST32SW CURRY MALLET CP HEADWELL (East side)

3/133 Gatepiers and boundary walling to The Manor House and Mallet Court, bounding gardens

19.1.79

GV II*

Gatepiers and boundary walling. The walls stated to be part of William Mallet's Castle, but much rebuilt from C16 onwards. Local lias stone walls of varying heights from approximately 1 to 5m high with coping; extends for about 40m along the east side of Heaqdwell, turning eastward for about 150m along the south side of Marshway, the wall then turns southwards bounding the east side of the garden of Mallet Court (not listed). Several gateways; adjacent to the Manor House are C18 gatepiers, ashlar with ball finials, incorporating C16 or early C17 moulded stonework. Portion of wall bounding Marshway with a small doorway in wooden frame, plank door, 2 further gateways with plank gates, C20 piers, this section also with a number of buttresses. Ditch bounding parts of the walling said to represent part of the Moat of Mallet's Castle.

Listing NGR: ST3287421893

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National Grid Reference: ST 32874 21893

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