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Description: Boundary Wall and Railings, Gates and Gatepiers to Front of Horton Hall
Date Listed: 20 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 275295
OS Grid Reference: SJ9408257396
OS Grid Coordinates: 394082, 357396
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1137, -2.0899
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HORTON C.P. HORTON
SJ 95 NW
8/86 Boundary wall and
- railings, gates and
1.2.67 gatepiers to front
of Horton Hall
Screen wall and railings, gates and gatepiers. C17 and C19. Coursed
stone; cast and wrought iron; coursed stone with pitched coping,
approximately 2m high to south-west and north-west sides with stepped
coping over entrance lintel on north-west side; inscribed "TE 1663",
possible re-used. Mid-C19 entrance screen approximately 40m long to
south-east of intended symmetry with low wall to left of centre and ramped
plinth to right, taken up incline; square, stone piers with moulded
capping, at angles and to central gateway, where they are monolithic,
battered, panelled, Greek revival cappings with antae at angles. Cast,
spearhead railings between piers and wrought decorative central gate.
T. E. refers to Timothy Edge, the man responsible for much work at
Horton Hall (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SJ9408257396
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Source: English Heritage
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