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Gate Piers and Attached Wall to the West Approximately 100 Yards South West of Whittington Old Hall, Whittington

Description: Gate Piers and Attached Wall to the West Approximately 100 Yards South West of Whittington Old Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 272597

OS Grid Reference: SK1613008225
OS Grid Coordinates: 416130, 308225
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6715, -1.7629

Location: Fisherwick Road, Whittington, Staffordshire WS14 9LH

Locality: Whittington
Local Authority: Lichfield District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WS14 9LH

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Listing Text


11/108 Gate piers and attached
- wall to the west approximately
100 yards south-west of
Whittington Old Hall


Pair of gate piers and wall. Dated 1673. Rusticated ashlar piers and
red brick wall with ashlar coping approximately 20 yards long; Each pier
is square in section and has a cap with projecting cornice and the base
of a former finial on top, the frieze of each pier has an oval panel, the
left hand one bears an oval frieze and the inscription "FOYIST / TOVT",
the right hand one is inscribed 1673. The gate piers formerly flanked
an entrance to the grounds of Whittington Old Hall, which was blocked by
the present wall.

Listing NGR: SK1613008225

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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