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Gate Piers and Gates, Steps, Balustrade and Wall at Churchyard of St John the Baptist, King's Norton

Description: Gate Piers and Gates, Steps, Balustrade and Wall at Churchyard of St John the Baptist

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 21 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 190726

OS Grid Reference: SK6887400486
OS Grid Coordinates: 468874, 300486
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5978, -0.9846

Location: Gaulby Road, Kings Norton, Leicestershire LE7 9BF

Locality: King's Norton
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 9BF

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Listing Text


SK 60 SE

5/64 Gate piers and gate, steps,
balustrade and wall at Churchyard
of St. John the Baptist


Gate piers and gate, steps,balustrade and wall. C18. Ashlar, rubble stone
and wrought iron. Leading to W front of Church (q.v.) a pair of gate piers
with pineapple finials and fine wrought iron gate. Beyond is a flight of
9 stone steps with balustrade either side. To the right of the piers a retaining
wall c2m high borders the Churchyard. It contains a horsetrough. The gate
was originally at King's Norton Hall, demolished late C18. Pevsner.

Listing NGR: SK6887400486

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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