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Lion Gate, Evershot

Description: Lion Gate

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 2 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 105786

OS Grid Reference: ST5752105147
OS Grid Coordinates: 357521, 105147
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8443, -2.6047

Location: Park Lane, Evershot, Dorset DT2 0JZ

Locality: Evershot
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 0JZ

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Listing Text

ST 50 NE
Lion Gate

Two Gate-Piers. Late Cl7. Ham Hill stone with Portland stone lions.
Rusticated piers, with round-headed semicircular niches with ashlar-faced
pedestals. Each pier has a dentil-cornice. On the capstone of each is a
lion, standing and supporting a cartouche. (RCHM. Dorset I, p.108(2))

Listing NGR: ST5752105147

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Source: English Heritage

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