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Gates, Railings and Wall Forming Boundary to Churchyard, Dowdeswell

Description: Gates, Railings and Wall Forming Boundary to Churchyard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 129129

OS Grid Reference: SP0012419931
OS Grid Coordinates: 400124, 219931
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8779, -1.9996

Location: Dowdeswell, Gloucestershire GL54 4LX

Locality: Dowdeswell
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 4LX

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Listing Text


5/30 Gates, railings and wall forming
boundary to churchyard

Gates, railings and wall forming boundary to churchyard of the
Church of St. Michael. Cast iron gates, railings set into dwarf
coursed squared and dressed limestone wall, short coursed squared
and dressed limestone wall on north-west side of churchyard.
Gates and railings C19. Erected by the Rogers family. Wall C17-
Cl8. Railings set into coped dwarf wall with buttresses on
churchyard side of wall to carry cast iron braces to standards with
urn finials at 2.5m intervals. Single gate with heraldic shield
of the Rogers family with motto 'VIGILA ET ORA' on east side of
churchyard. Double gates with single gate adjoining at north-west
corner formerly also with Rogers family heraldic shield (now
missing). Stone wall with pyramidal capping runs away south from
double gates for c25m.

Listing NGR: SP0011519936

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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