British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Entrance Gate, Gate Piers, and Flanking Walls Immediately to South of Longner Lodge, Atcham

Description: Entrance Gate, Gate Piers, and Flanking Walls Immediately to South of Longner Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 259250

OS Grid Reference: SJ5415909569
OS Grid Coordinates: 354159, 309569
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6819, -2.6795

Location: Atcham, Shropshire SY5 6QH

Locality: Atcham
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 6QH

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text


5/25 Entrance gate, gate piers,
- and flanking walls immediately
to south of Longner Lodge


Gate, gate piers, and flanking walls. Circa 1803, probably by John Nash.
Red sandstone ashlar. Octagonal piers each with moulded base, frieze with
carved shields and quatrefoil panels, and moulded top with ogee cap and
crocketed finial (right-hand finial missing at time of resurvey); 9-part
wooden gate with middle rail. Flanking walls in 2 sections with moulded
coping, ramped up to centre; quadrant outer sections; octagonal corner
and end piers each with base, frieze and moulded cap. Left-hand wall on high
rubble base at rear and extended to rear, ramped down to end pier. This
is the entrance to Longner Hall (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ5415909569

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.