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Description: Wall and Gatepier Attached to North East Corner of East Front of Apethorpe Hall
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
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APETHORPE APETHORPE PARK
18/4 Wall and gatepier attached to
23/05/67 NE corner of East front of
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
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Source: English Heritage
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