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Gates, Gate Piers and Flanking Walls Approximately 5 Metres to North East of Shrewsbury Lodge, Pimhill

Description: Gates, Gate Piers and Flanking Walls Approximately 5 Metres to North East of Shrewsbury Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 259108

OS Grid Reference: SJ4419219299
OS Grid Coordinates: 344192, 319299
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7684, -2.8286

Location: Pimhill, Shropshire SY4 2HX

Locality: Pimhill
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 2HX

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Listing Text

SJ 41 NW
5/47 Gates, gate piers and
- flanking walls approx.
5 metres to north-east
of Shrewsbury Lodge


Gates, gate piers and flanking walls. Circa 1892, by Aston Webb. Red
sandstone ashlar on dressed red sandstone plinths. Wall and gates approx-
imately 30 metres long, returning to north at the east end. Pair of square
gate piers, each with chamfered plinth,projections on each face with scrolled
tops, moulded string to frieze, moulded cornice and cap with globe finial.
Pair of large ornamental wrought-iron gates with dog bars, ornamental lock
and top bars, central panel to each gate with scrollwork, and elaborate
scrolled cresting with repoussé work. Pedestrian gateway to west consisting
of plain square pier with domed cap and ornamental wrought-iron gate with
elaborate overthrow. Flanking walls, with chamfered plinth, plain balus-
trading, ramped coping, and square end piers with domed caps. This gateway
and the associated Shrewsbury Lodge (q.v.) was formerly the principal entrance
to Yeaton Peverey (q.v.), also by Aston Webb, but the drive is now disused.

Listing NGR: SJ4419219299

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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