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Garden and Boundary Walls to East of Cold Overton Hall, Knossington and Cold Overton

Description: Garden and Boundary Walls to East of Cold Overton Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 189860

OS Grid Reference: SK8100810052
OS Grid Coordinates: 481008, 310052
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6821, -0.8031

Location: Main Street, Knossington, Leicestershire LE15 7QA

Locality: Knossington and Cold Overton
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 7QA

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Listing Text


Cold Overton
(west side)
11/103 and 13/103 Garden and boundary
walls to east of
Cold Overton Hall


Garden and boundary walls. Mid C17 and early C20, remodelled mid
C20. Coursed and squared ironstone with limestone dressings and
moulded ramped gabled coping. Northern section approx. 35 M
long, has a gateway with unusual scrolled shaped gable with ball
finials and good wrought iron gate. Southern section, approx.
250 M long, has to north a similar gateway and gate, and to south
a C19 studded door with square piers, one of them with a finial.
Central lower section, approx. 40 M long, has 2 rusticated round
piers with crenellated caps and obelisk finials.

Listing NGR: SK8100810052

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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