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Attached Walls and 2 Sets of Gate-Piers South-West of Waddon Manor, Portesham

Description: Attached Walls and 2 Sets of Gate-Piers South-West of Waddon Manor

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105320

OS Grid Reference: SY6197285772
OS Grid Coordinates: 361972, 85772
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6704, -2.5395

Location: Winter's Lane, Portesham, Dorset DT3 4ER

Locality: Portesham
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT3 4ER

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Listing Text


4/200 Attached Walls and 2 sets
of Gate-Piers South-West
26.1.56 of Waddon Manor.


Attached Walls and 2 sets of Gate-Piers in north-south axis, running for 50 metres
west of Waddon Manor. Early C18. Dry dressed stone and rubble-stone walls, with
moulded coping-stones. Gate-Piers, axially arranged 5 metres west of house. Inner
pair: rusticated stone piers with rebates and scroll terminals. Moulded cornices
with ball finials on ogival bases. Outer pair: ashlar stone piers with thin cornice-
moulding and ball terminals. Seven stone steps up to it are included. This item
refers to walls and gate-piers different from those mentioned above at 4/199.
(RCHM Dorset II, p.243 (8)).

Listing NGR: SY6197285772

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Source: English Heritage

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