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Short Section of Wall and Gate Pier Approximately 5 Metres to North of Longner Hall, Atcham

Description: Short Section of Wall and Gate Pier Approximately 5 Metres to North of Longner Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 259282

OS Grid Reference: SJ5288311108
OS Grid Coordinates: 352883, 311108
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6956, -2.6986

Location: Atcham, Shropshire SY4 4TG

Locality: Atcham
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 4TG

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Listing Text


3/56 Short section of wall and
- gate pier approximately 5
metres to north of Longner


Wall and gate pier. Circa 1803, by John Nash. Red sandstone ashlar.
Tudor Gothic style. Approximately 6 metres long and 4 metres high. Plinth,
and string course to battlemented coping. 2 chamfered recessed Latin crosses
to front flanking central chamfered-arched doorway leading to lean-to at rear.
Octagonal gate pier to left; has battlemented parapet to pyramidal cap with
globe finial. Humphry Repton landscaped the grounds at Longner circa 1803-4
and his Red Book is kept in the house.

Listing NGR: SJ5288311108

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Source: English Heritage

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