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Gatepiers at Down Ampney House, Down Ampney

Description: Gatepiers at Down Ampney House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 129854

OS Grid Reference: SU0989996603
OS Grid Coordinates: 409899, 196603
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6681, -1.8583

Location: Down Ampney, Gloucestershire GL7 5QW

Locality: Down Ampney
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 5QW

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Listing Text


8/111 Gatepiers at Down Ampney House



Outer and inner pairs of gatepiers on perimeter wall to east of
Down Ampney House (q.v.). Probably late C18. Both pairs
identical, inner pair approximately 4m high, outer pair
approximately 3m high. Square, ashlar on base with moulded top
edge, rising to very wide moulded cornice with stepped square cap
surmounted by large ball finial. Single wrought-iron gates between
inner and outer pair on both sides, double matching gates between
inner pair, all with trefoil-heads to each railing.

Listing NGR: SU0990296602

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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