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Gate Piers at Entrance to Dents Terrace, Winchcombe

Description: Gate Piers at Entrance to Dents Terrace

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 133909

OS Grid Reference: SP0243328231
OS Grid Coordinates: 402433, 228231
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9526, -1.9660

Location: B4632, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire GL54 5LL

Locality: Winchcombe
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 5LL

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Listing Text


305/4/7 Gate Piers at entrance to Dent's Terrace


Pair of gate piers. 1865. By Sir George Gilbert Scott and J. Drayton Wyatt, architects. Ashlar limestone. Piers c.600 mm square, moulded bases, offset buttresses to outer face, chamfered corners to stops similar to those on windows of Dent's Almshouses ( q.v .), cross-gabled tops with crocketted roll-mould weathered gablets having 3-foil cusping. Although now lacking gates or railings, these piers remain an essential part of the ensemble of the Almshouses.

Listing NGR: SP0242828230

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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