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Description: Emmott Hall Gateway
Date Listed: 29 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 186253
OS Grid Reference: SD9272040529
OS Grid Coordinates: 392720, 440529
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8609, -2.1122
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SD 94 SW COLNE SCHOLL LANE
8/103 Emmott Hall gateway
Gatepiers, side piers, wing walls and gates. Probably 1737. Sandstone with
wrought iron gates. The gatepiers are massive and square in plan, but made
broader by buttresses to either side which end in volutes. Plinth, cornice and
intermittent rustication. The cornice carries a gadrooned base to a ball finial
with an abacus at the midpoint. On the inner side the piers have Doric pilasters,
but on the outer side rusticated niches. The side piers are similar but lack
these additions. While the,side railings are fairly plain, the gates have
running dog to the lock rail, dog bars, spear finials and a good scrolled
Listing NGR: SD9272040529
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Source: English Heritage
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