Description: Gatepier at Ngr Sp 2908 2326
Date Listed: 15 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 254089
OS Grid Reference: SP2908423261
OS Grid Coordinates: 429084, 223261
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9071, -1.5786
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7/194 Gatepier at N.G.R. SP 2908
Gatepier. Late C17 or early C18. Limestone ashlar. Square section with moulded
plinth and capping and projecting scrolled pilaster to north side. Mutilated
cavetto-moulded finial, possibly formerly with swagged urn. Stands at north
entrance to drive to east of Sarsden House (q.v.), abandoned before 1788. Q.V.
under Gatepiers at SP 3066 2331 and 2327.
(Nigel Temple: 'Sarsden, Oxfordshire'; Journal of Garden History: Vol.6, No.2
(1986), pp.89-111 (esp.p.91))
Listing NGR: SP2908423261
Source: English Heritage
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