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2 Pairs of Piers with Linking Walls at Entrance to Drive to Myrescough House, Claughton

Description: 2 Pairs of Piers with Linking Walls at Entrance to Drive to Myrescough House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185463

OS Grid Reference: SD5086841307
OS Grid Coordinates: 350868, 441307
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8656, -2.7486

Location: Stanzaker Hall Dr, Claughton, Lancashire PR3 0RA

Locality: Claughton
Local Authority: Wyre Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR3 0RA

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Listing Text

SD 54 SW
8/72 2 pairs of piers with linking
- walls at entrance to drive to
Myrescough House
- II

Entrance piers and walls, mid C18. Piers of rusticated sandstone ashlar.
Outer piers square on plan, with moulded cornices and ball finials. The
north and south side of each has an attached Doric pilaster with triglyph.
Curved walls of squared rubble with copings link the outer piers to inner
piers which flank the drive. These are also of rusticated ashlar and of
square plan, and appear to have had their tops rebuilt.

Listing NGR: SD5086841307

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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