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Pair of Gatepiers,opposite the Cottage, Alderley

Description: Pair of Gatepiers,opposite the Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 132172

OS Grid Reference: ST7695890859
OS Grid Coordinates: 376958, 190859
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6161, -2.3342

Location: Alderley Road, Alderley, Gloucestershire GL12 7QT

Locality: Alderley
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL12 7QT

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Listing Text

ST 79 SE ALDERLEY ALDERLEY VILLAGE
at NGR 76959085

8/28 Pair of gatepiers, opposite
The Cottage.


II


Pair of gatepiers, possibly from a former house now disappeared.
Mid/late C18. Rusticated dressed stone on bases, with moulded
cornices and very large eggshape finials with "egg-cups" of
stylized fluted acanthus design. The whole about 3.5m high. The
inside face of each pier has an applied "niche", the full height of
the pier, with small shell at top and flattening to a scroll
moulding at the top.


Listing NGR: ST7695890859

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Source: English Heritage

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