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Gate, Gate Piers and Adjoining Walls to Ilam Park, Ilam

Description: Gate, Gate Piers and Adjoining Walls to Ilam Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 274476

OS Grid Reference: SK1339350900
OS Grid Coordinates: 413393, 350900
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0552, -1.8016

Location: Ilam Moor Lane, Ilam, Staffordshire DE6 2AZ

Locality: Ilam
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: DE6 2AZ

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Listing Text


8/118 Gate, gate piers and
- adjoining walls to
Ilam Park.


Gate, gatepiers and adjoining walls. c1830. Probably built by
James Trubshawe. Ashlar walls and cast iron gate. Right hand side
of drive: small pedestrian gate within 4-centred arch flanked by 2
octagonal turrets; that to left is one of the former main gate piers,
that to the right taller and crenellated, the two linked over the gate
by a crenellated parapet and parapet string; smaller diamond section
crenellated turret and adjoining c30 yard stretch of coped wall to far
right. Left hand side of drive had a similar arrangement but is now
partly demolished leaving the stump of an octagonal turret on the right
linked to a small diamond section turret by a short wall, both of which
are crenellated; adjoining to the left is a c30 yard stretch of coped
wall. The remains of the main gateway stand in good visual relationship
with the Lodge (q.v.) immediately behind.

Listing NGR: SK1339250897

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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