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Description: Wall, Piers and Gates on East Side of Forecourt to Sandford Park
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 251979
OS Grid Reference: SP4200426723
OS Grid Coordinates: 442004, 226723
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9374, -1.3904
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SANDFORD ST.MARTIN WORTON ROAD
SP4226 (West side)
14/166 Wall, piers and gates on east
side of forecourt to Sandford
Wall, piers and gates. C18 wall and pier; mid C19 gatepiers and gates. Marlstone
and limestone ashlar. Marlstone wall, approx. 1.8m. high, has a flat coping,
sweeping up at the southern end to a contemporary square pier with plinth,
moulded cap and chamfered rustication. At north end are 2 large C19
rusticated-limestone piers, with elaborate carved finials, enclosing a pair of
wrought-iron gates. Short length of wall to north is probably C19 and includes a
gateway with a shouldered arch. Gates form the main entrance to Sandford Park.
Included for group value.
(Sandford Park is included in the HBMC County Register of Gardens at Grade II)
Listing NGR: SP4200426723
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Source: English Heritage
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