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PAIR OF GATE PIERS 30 METRES SOUTH OF EAST END OF CHURCH

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: PAIR OF GATE PIERS 30 METRES SOUTH OF EAST END OF CHURCH

List entry Number: 1117218

Location

PAIR OF GATE PIERS 30 METRES SOUTH OF EAST END OF CHURCH, PARK LANE

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

County:

District: West Berkshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Hampstead Marshall

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 06-Mar-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 39772

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History

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Details

SU 46 NW HAMSTEAD MARSHALL PARK LANE (East Side)

15/8 Pair of Gate piers 30 metres South of East end of Church

I

Gate piers. Early C18. Brick with stone dressings. Pair of tall square piers with stone plinth base and moulded stone plinth cap. Stone corniced caps surmounted by carved stone vases with swags, fruit and flowers. east and west faces have arched niches above plinths with stone strings at impost level, stone keys and stone shells in arches and moulded stone panels above niches. north and south faces have brick pilasters for gate hinges, wall or railings, capped by stone moulded cornices and scrolls. Gate piers to the former Manor House, built for the Earl of Craven by Sir Balthazar Gerbier and William Wynne, and burnt down in 1718. B.O.E. Berkshire p.152, Murray's Berkshire Architectural Guide, p.127.

Listing NGR: SU4200566711

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Berkshire, (1966), 152
'Murrays Architectural Guide' in Berkshire, (1949), 127
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 3 Berkshire,

National Grid Reference: SU 42005 66711

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