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Pair of Gate Piers in Garden East of Downham Hall, Downham

Description: Pair of Gate Piers in Garden East of Downham Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 183329

OS Grid Reference: SD7836144328
OS Grid Coordinates: 378361, 444328
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8947, -2.3307

Location: Chatburn Road, Downham, Lancashire BB7 4DN

Locality: Downham
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 4DN

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Listing Text


13/10 Pair of gate piers in garden east
of Downham Hall

Pair of columns re-used as gate piers, c.1600. Sandstone ashlar. Each
has a fluted shaft, foliated neck, and egg-and-dart abacus. Said to be
part of the doorcase from a house on the site of Downham Hall (q.v.),
part of which is incorporated into the present house. Whitaker, T.D.
A History of the Original Parish of Whalley. 4th ed., 1876, vol. II,

Listing NGR: SD7836144328

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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