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Gates, Gatepiers, Railings, Walls and Attached Summerhouse Extending to Approximately 300 Metres Nor, Great Harrowden

Description: Gates, Gatepiers, Railings, Walls and Attached Summerhouse Extending to Approximately 300 Metres Nor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 233424

OS Grid Reference: SP8828670814
OS Grid Coordinates: 488286, 270814
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3283, -0.7059

Location: Great Harrowden, Northamptonshire NN9 5AD

Locality: Great Harrowden
Local Authority: Wellingborough Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN9 5AD

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Listing Text

SP8870 (North side)
14/144 Gates, gatepiers, railings,
28/05/54 walls and attached summerhouse
extending to approx. 300m. N,
S and E of Harrowden Hall
(Formerly listed as Harrowden
Hall including garden walls,
gatepiers and gates)


Gates, gatepiers and attached walls. Early C18. 5 pairs of limestone ashlar
panelled gatepiers. 2 piers surmounted by urns, all with pairs of wrought-iron
side railings, gates and overthrows. All linked by brick walls having 2 other
C19 iron gates and C19 and C20 restorations. Wall immediately to north of
Harrowden Hall has summer house attached having one sash, one casement and one
oval window all with moulded stone architraves. Walls are attached to garden
front of Harrowden Hall and together with the garden front of Harrowden Hall
(q.v.) they form 4 sides of a walled garden to east of Harrowden Hall and outer
walls to north, south and west form sides of the adjacent park. They also form
part of formal layout with statues approx. 30 metres north-east and south-east
(q.v.) and approx. 60 metres south-east (q.v.), statue plinth approx. 60 metres
north-east (q.v.) and gates, gatepiers and railings approx. 300 metres east of
Harrowden Hall (q.v.) and steps approx. 10 metres east of Harrowden Hall (q.v.).
(The gardens and park are included in the HBMC County Register of Gardens at
Grade II*).

Listing NGR: SP8828670814

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Source: English Heritage

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