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Pair of Gate Piers and Gates Circa 220 Metres South of Filkins Hall Pair of Gatepiers and Gates Cir, Filkins and Broughton Poggs

Description: Pair of Gate Piers and Gates Circa 220 Metres South of Filkins Hall Pair of Gatepiers and Gates Cir

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253498

OS Grid Reference: SP2412004248
OS Grid Coordinates: 424120, 204248
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7364, -1.6521

Location: Filkins, Oxfordshire GL7 3JJ

Locality: Filkins and Broughton Poggs
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 3JJ

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Listing Text

(North side)
8/179 Pair of gate piers and gates
c.220m S of Filkins Hall

Pair of gatepiers and gates. Gatepiers are early-mid C18, and are of ashlar,
square in plan, with moulded bases and moulded box cornices. Moulded bases and
moulded box cornices. Moulded and stepped tops with large ball finials. Side
pilasters to inner faces, with carved scroll tops. Between piers are a pair of
wrought iron gates, probably of c.1912, with scrolled ornament and delicate
scrolled overthrow. Gates and gatepiers are focal point of vista down avenue on
axis with south front of Filkins Hall, which was built c.1730-40, destroyed by
fire 1876, and rebuilt 1912-14.
(Illustrated in Country Life, April 28th 1944, p728)

Listing NGR: SP2412004248

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Source: English Heritage

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