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Gate Piers, Forecourt Walls and Steps to Castern Hall, Ilam

Description: Gate Piers, Forecourt Walls and Steps to Castern Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 274485

OS Grid Reference: SK1231752373
OS Grid Coordinates: 412317, 352373
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0685, -1.8176

Location: Ilam, Staffordshire DE6 2BA

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

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Listing Text


8/127 (17/4) Gate piers, forecourt
1.2.67. walls and steps to
Castern Hall.

G.V. II*

Gate piers, forecourt walls and steps to Castern Hall. c1740.
Rusticated ashlar piers; coursed rubble walls with ashlar quoins and
coping. Piers of square section in centre with overhanging moulded
cap surmounted by urns with gadrooned bases and ball finials; adjoining
wall encloses a rectangular forecourt and is ramped down from the corners
at the front to frame view of house; flight of steps with flanking wall
to right. C20 cast iron gates. II* on account of association with
Castern Hall. (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SK1231752373

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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