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Gateway to Garden, Staunton Harold

Description: Gateway to Garden

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 187844

OS Grid Reference: SK3796920858
OS Grid Coordinates: 437969, 320858
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7840, -1.4385

Location: Staunton Harold, Leicestershire LE65 1RT

Locality: Staunton Harold
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE65 1RT

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Listing Text


1/72 Gateway to Garden



Gateway, moved from its original site. Dated 1681, in baroque manner. Lower
stage has square-headed doorway in rusticated surround, with keystone, and
rusticated Doric plasters, consoles on rusticated flanking walls, and cornice
over. Above this, a tall rectangular panel with foliate swags, eagles, and
rusticated pilasters with coruncopia buttresses. Above the cornice, a shallow
flat headed pediment bearing an urn.

Listing NGR: SK3796920858

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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