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The Golden Gates and Bridge, Staunton Harold

Description: The Golden Gates and Bridge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 187845

OS Grid Reference: SK3805520965
OS Grid Coordinates: 438055, 320965
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7849, -1.4372

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


1/73 The Golden Gates and Bridge



Ornate gateway, late c17 baroque. Rusticated stone piers and barleysugar lonic
columns bearing entchlatures and segmental pediments. Flanked by late c18 pedestrian
archways with round arches and rusticated with and entchlatures. There link to the
shallow spanned bridge over the lake, brick, with stone copings to parapet.
Gateway formerly continued wrought iron gates, and heraldic crest & shields once
capped the piers.

Listing NGR: SK3805520965

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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