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Garden Wall, Gate and Gate Piers Approximately 5 Metres to South of the Manor House, Grinshill

Description: Garden Wall, Gate and Gate Piers Approximately 5 Metres to South of the Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 260028

OS Grid Reference: SJ5205023421
OS Grid Coordinates: 352050, 323421
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8062, -2.7127

Location: High Street, Grinshill, Shropshire SY4 3BH

Locality: Grinshill
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 3BH

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Listing Text

SJ 5223-5323 GRINSHILL C.P. HIGH STREET (North side)

17/34 Garden wall, gate and
- gate piers approx. 5
metres to south of The
Manor House


Garden wall, gates and gate piers. Wall dated "IK 1694", gate and extension
of wall of c.1820. Dressed grey sandstone wall and wrought-iron gates with
cast-iron gate piers. Wall approximately 30 metres long and one metre high
with chamfered coping. The section of the wall to the left of the gateway is
probably early C19 and has no coping but has a chamfered top. Central
gateway consisting of pierced square-section piers with fluted plinths and
pyramidal caps and pair of gates with acanthus spearhead railings, dog
bars and scrolled and ogee braces. The walls and gateway form part of a
close group with The Manor House (q.v.). Pevsner quotes the date on the
wall as 1624 but this might refer to another date not noted at time of
Survey (December 1985). B.O.E., p.135.

Listing NGR: SJ5205023421

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Source: English Heritage

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