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Gate Piers at Entrance to Drive to Heskin Hall, Heskin

Description: Gate Piers at Entrance to Drive to Heskin Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 184390

OS Grid Reference: SD5286515768
OS Grid Coordinates: 352865, 415768
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6363, -2.7143

Location: 23 Wood Lane, Heskin, Lancashire PR7 5PA

Locality: Heskin
Local Authority: Chorley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR7 5PA

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Listing Text

SD 51 NW
9/136 Gate Piers at entrance to
drive to Heskin Hall
- II

Two gate piers. Perhaps late C17. Dressed stone. Square in section and
c.3 metres high. Massive, decorated in Renaissance style: panelled
pedestals with moulded feet and tops, panelled pillars with moulded
cornices, fluted friezes, and egg-and-dart bands beneath very prominent
moulded caps, which bear 2-stage moulded pedestals to former finials; parts
damaged or missing.

Listing NGR: SD5286515768

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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