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6 Gatepiers and Railings North of Chain Lodge, Quernmore

Description: 6 Gatepiers and Railings North of Chain Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 182244

OS Grid Reference: SD5131664537
OS Grid Coordinates: 351316, 464537
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0745, -2.7455

Locality: Quernmore
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 9HL

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Listing Text


5/180 6 gatepiers and railings north
4-10-1967 of Chain Lodge
(Formerly listed as Railings
and gate piers at entrance
to Quernmore Park on
Caton Road)


Gatepiers and railings at entrance to former driveway to Quernmore Park
(q.v.), early C19th. Sandstone ashlar with cast iron railings. Driveway
flinked by 2 pairs of piers of square plan with moulded cornices. On each
side the frieze has 3 raised roundels. On top of each piers is a smaller
square cap. On each side a low curved wall topped by railings terminates with
a similar pier. The railings have elaborate cast iron finials.

Listing NGR: SD5131664537

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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