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Gate Piers and Wall in Front of the Manor House, Dowdeswell

Description: Gate Piers and Wall in Front of the Manor House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 129145

OS Grid Reference: SP0054619189
OS Grid Coordinates: 400546, 219189
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8713, -1.9935

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

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There is also a scheduled monument, Camp at Upper Dowdeswell, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text


5/44 Gate piers and wall in front of The
Manor House

Gate piers and wall. C17. Ashlar gate piers and coursed squared
and dressed limestone wall extending from The Gazebo as far as pier
inside main gate to Dowdeswell Place. Late C17-early C18. Square
piers with moulded capitals and large draped urn finials filled
with fruit. C20 lantern style light on each pier. Three
segmental stone steps up to double width opening between piers.
Wall 2.5m-4m high running away right and left in front of facade of
house. Single width C20 opening left with saddleback coping
continued over.

Listing NGR: SP0054619189

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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