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Gateway to Minterne House, Approximately 90 Metres North West of Minterne House, Minterne Magna

Description: Gateway to Minterne House, Approximately 90 Metres North West of Minterne House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 104900

OS Grid Reference: ST6597204308
OS Grid Coordinates: 365972, 104308
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8373, -2.4846

Location: A352, Minterne Magna, Dorset DT2 7AR

Locality: Minterne Magna
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 7AR

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Listing Text

ST 60 SE MINTERNE MAGNA MINTERNE MAGNA VILLAGE
(EAST SIDE)

8/170 Gateway to Minterne
House, approximately
90 m north-west of
Minterne House

GV II


Gateway, early C20. Possibly by L Stokes who designed Minterne House.
Main and subsidary piers linked by semi-circular wall. squared,
coursed rubble and ashlar. Subsidary piers have plinth and cornice
with ball finials. Central piers have shell-headed niches, cornice
and squat pinnacles. Connecting walls have arcade with moulded top
rail supported on round arches with keystones. Iron gates with
twisted, spiked uprights and ramped upper rail.


Listing NGR: ST6597204308

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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