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Gatepiers and Gates to Frampton, Frampton on Severn

Description: Gatepiers and Gates to Frampton

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 132399

OS Grid Reference: SO7536707920
OS Grid Coordinates: 375367, 207920
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7694, -2.3584

Location: B4071, Frampton on Severn, Gloucestershire GL2 7HT

Locality: Frampton on Severn
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL2 7HT

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Listing Text

SO 7407-7507
(south side)
10/141 Gatepiers and gates to Frampton
Court and attached wall between
piers (formerly included in The
Green with Frampton Court)
Gatepiers and gates, and section of wall providing formal entrance
to Frampton Court (q.v.) on north east of estate. Probably mid
C18, soon after building of house in 1735. Large ashlar
rusticated gatepiers with moulded plinth and cornice and large urn
finials, with flanking ashlar side pieces also with moulded cornice
and small finials, one finial missing to left on inner side. Pair
of fine decorative wrought iron gates between. Coped ashlar wall
sweeps down for about 2m on both sides to smaller square ashlar
pier with moulded plinth and cornice and rusticated round arched
niche to front. Walls sweep down again and curve forward as 2
quadrants to smaller version main pier, with cap finials. Height
of tallest pair of piers in centre approximately 5m, lowest on
outside 2.8m. Length across front, at angle to Perry Way,
approximately 20m.

Listing NGR: SO7536707920

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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