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Wall and Gate at Burgess House and Burgess Cottage, Farnsfield

Description: Wall and Gate at Burgess House and Burgess Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 242128

OS Grid Reference: SK6473056569
OS Grid Coordinates: 464730, 356569
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1024, -1.0346

Location: Main Street, Farnsfield, Nottinghamshire NG22 8EY

Locality: Farnsfield
Local Authority: Newark and Sherwood District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG22 8EY

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Listing Text

(north side)

2/73 Wall and gate at
Burgess House and
Burgess Cottage


Wall and gate. Late C18. Red brick, ashlar and iron. Red brick
wall one and a half metres high, with shaped ashlar coping
extending for 22 metres in front of Burgess House and Cottage,
rising at either end to form piers and similarly rising in the
centre to form single gate piers with ashlar hinge and lock
blocks flanking the decorative ogee arched iron gate. The coping
of the piers here topped with single ashlar orbs. A similar
higher wall extends from the outer angles to meet the house at
the right side and to terminate 1 metre before the cottage on the
left side. Included for group value only.

Listing NGR: SK6473056569

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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