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Gate Lodges, Gateway and Gates at Norton Place, Bishop Norton

Description: Gate Lodges, Gateway and Gates at Norton Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 196758

OS Grid Reference: SK9661790679
OS Grid Coordinates: 496617, 390679
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4041, -0.5482

Location: A15, Bishop Norton, Lincolnshire LN8 2AX

Locality: Bishop Norton
Local Authority: West Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN8 2AX

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Listing Text


3/3 Gate Lodges, gate-
1.11.66 way and gates at
Norton Place (Formerly
listed as Norton Place
G.V. II Lodges)

Gate Lodges, gateway and gates. 1776, by John Carr; with C20
alterations. Ashlar, coursed squared limestone rubble, hipped
slate roofs with lead dressings. Wrought iron gate with balanced
single storey lodges to either side. The gate is flanked by tall
rusticated piers, a tall screen wall with plinth and further
rusticated piers; both sets of piers are topped with wreathed
urns. In the screen walls are single glazing bar sashes with
Gibbsian surrounds. Beyond to either side are single storey
lodges, that to the left having a C20 metal casement and that to
the right having 2 C20 glazing bar casements. At the
extremeties are further lower piers and coped ramped walls down
to end piers. The lodges behind are in stucco and have been
altered C20. The wrought iron gates have serpentine and straight
stiles, decorated mid rails and ramped tops with lyre scrolls
down hinge sides, topped by scroll finish to top and centre.

Listing NGR: SK9661790679

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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