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Gate Piers, Railings and Boundary Wall to North of Sweeney Hall, Oswestry Rural

Description: Gate Piers, Railings and Boundary Wall to North of Sweeney Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255627

OS Grid Reference: SJ2931626615
OS Grid Coordinates: 329316, 326615
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8324, -3.0506

Location: A483, Oswestry Rural, Shropshire SY10 9EU

Locality: Oswestry Rural
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY10 9EU

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Listing Text

SJ 22 NE OSWESTRY RURAL C.P. A 483 (east side)

5/151 Gate piers, railings
- and boundary wall
to north of Sweeney


Gate piers, railings and boundary wall. Gate piers: probably late C18.
Limestone ashlar. Square section with moulded plinth and capping,
panelled sides and pointed finials. Wrought-iron railings on low
stone walls with decorated pointed finials and standards terminate
to south in ha-ha (q.v.) and to north abut against boundary wall:
1718 (datestone) but partly re-built c.1860. Roughly coursed limestone
rubble, part with C19 stepped gabled ashlar coping incorporating
arched entrance on north side. Encloses roughly oval-shaped area
with several angled breaks and returns to link with outbuilding in
courtyard to rear of Sweeney Hall (q.v.). Datestone "B/TS/1718"at
south-east corner.

Listing NGR: SJ2931626615

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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