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2 Pairs of Gate Piers with Gates at Entrance Drive to Read Hall, Read

Description: 2 Pairs of Gate Piers with Gates at Entrance Drive to Read Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 183527

OS Grid Reference: SD7523234368
OS Grid Coordinates: 375232, 434368
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8050, -2.3776

Location: Whalley Road, Read, Lancashire BB12 7RS

Locality: Read
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB12 7RS

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Listing Text

SD 73 SE
7/42 2 pairs of gate piers with gates at
- entrance to drive to Read Hall


Gate piers and gates on drive to Read Hall (q.v.), C19. Sandstone and
iron. All 4 piers of same height, with 2 flanking the driveway and
supporting the main gates and 2 outer piers supporting pedestrian gates.
Each pier has channel-jointed rustication, the blocks being vermiculated
or having other forms of elaborate incised decoration, and has a flat cap
above a cornice.

Listing NGR: SD7523234368

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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