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Wall and Gatepier Attached to North East Corner of East Front of Apethorpe Hall, Apethorpe

Description: Wall and Gatepier Attached to North East Corner of East Front of Apethorpe Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 233010

OS Grid Reference: TL0239295465
OS Grid Coordinates: 502392, 295465
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5474, -0.4914

Location: Hunting Way, Apethorpe, Northamptonshire PE8 5AQ

Locality: Apethorpe
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE8 5AQ

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Listing Text

18/4 Wall and gatepier attached to
23/05/67 NE corner of East front of
Apethorpe Hall
Wall and gatepier. Early C20 by Sir Reginald Blomfield for Leonard Brassey later
Baron Brassey. Limestone ashlar gatepier and squared coursed limestone wall.
Gatepier has obelisk with swags and ball finial. The forecourt was originally
the gravel garden of the early C18. The wall and gatepier form part of the
forecourt layout to Apethorpe Hall with Apethorpe Hall (q.v.) and walls,
gatepiers and attached gates attached to and extending approximately 40 metres
east of East front of Apethorpe Hall (q.v.).
(Country Life: March 20th 1909, p414-423: March 27th 1909, p450-459)

Listing NGR: TL0239295465

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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