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Gate Piers About 20 Metres South West and Wall to Churchyard of Holy Cross, Goodnestone

Description: Gate Piers About 20 Metres South West and Wall to Churchyard of Holy Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 177959

OS Grid Reference: TR2543854576
OS Grid Coordinates: 625438, 154576
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2458, 1.2288

Location: The Street, Goodnestone, Kent CT3 1PL

Locality: Goodnestone
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT3 1PL

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Listing Text

TR 25 SE
(West side)
3/98 Gate piers
about 20 metres
south west and
wall to church-
yard of Church
of Holy Cross
Gate piers. Early C18. Red brick in 2 shades, with stone cap. About 8
feel high, with plinth and stone ball finials (1 ball missing), the piers
are about 10 yards apart and joined by the stone base to a missing iron
rail, with 2 central steps. The whole originally formed a ceremonial
entrance to the churchyard from Goodnestone Park. The wall, terminated
at the west end by a pier with a ball finial, varies in height from about
6 feet to about 10 feet at the east end where it adjoins Lindley House,
and is almost entirely mid C19, although there are traces of an earlier

Listing NGR: TR2541554411

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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