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Gates, Gate Piers and Wall to St Mary's Churchyard, Wotton-under-Edge

Description: Gates, Gate Piers and Wall to St Mary's Churchyard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 128079

OS Grid Reference: ST7603793403
OS Grid Coordinates: 376037, 193403
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6389, -2.3477

Location: 9 The Cloud, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire GL12 7LS

Locality: Wotton-under-Edge
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL12 7LS

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Listing Text

ST 7693

Gates, gate piers and
wall to St Mary's


Gates, gate piers, walling. Early C18. Two wrought iron gates set to rubble stone
walls about 8 ft high plus rich classical moulded coping; returned flanking walls
faced each end boldly rusticated quoins, and cappings cut square on inner return face
not assimilated to coping. Churchyard walls about each side, to Vicarage wall (q.v.),
south, and to the Manor House, north; in mixed rubble or squared stone with flat
copings; total 170 ft run. Wall adjacent to Manor House (q.v.) contains gate under
elliptical opening with keystone and flat coped top in rendered stone, set between
piers in squared and cut stone with moulded cappings crowned by large stone ball
finials - about 20" diameter.
Gates provided formal entry to south porch of church.

Listing NGR: ST7603793403

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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