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The Screen and 2 Gateways to the West of Worth Abbey, Turners Hill

Description: The Screen and 2 Gateways to the West of Worth Abbey

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 May 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 302885

OS Grid Reference: TQ3166034177
OS Grid Coordinates: 531660, 134177
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0918, -0.1213

Location: Turners Hill, West Sussex RH10 4SF

Locality: Turners Hill
Local Authority: Mid Sussex District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: RH10 4SF

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Listing Text

The Screen and 2
Gateways to the west
of North Abbey
TQ 33 SW 6/579B
These terminate the vista at the west end of the carriage drive, where this
branches north and south. Dated 1922. This is a magnificent eye-catcher. Two
carriage gateways splayed to north and south. Octagonal stone piers with moulded
cornices, surmounted by obelisks. These flank wrought-iron double gates with
elaborate overthrow with coronets. The gateways are joined by a curved screen
consisting of a low stone wall surmounted by an iron railing in 5 sections, each
flanked by stone columns.

Listing NGR: TQ3166034177

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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