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Description: Gatepiers, Gates, Railings and Garden Walls Approximately 10 Metres West of Mountbatten House
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 305534
OS Grid Reference: SP0738263530
OS Grid Coordinates: 407382, 263530
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2699, -1.8932
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STUDLEY ALCESTER ROAD
SP06SE (East side)
4/187 Gatepiers, gates, railings and
01/02/67 garden walls approx. 10m. W of
(Formerly listed as Manor
House with gatepiers and
Gatepiers, gates and overthrow, railings and garden walls, Late C17. Gates and
overthrow possibly by Nicholas Parris (Buildings of England). Gatepiers of
ashlar stone. Faces with 3 fielded panels. Boldly projecting cornices. Finials
of baskets of flowers. Wrought iron gates, overthrow and railings. Gates have
some scrollwork. Elaborate scrollwork overthrow has central cartouche with T.C.
monogram. Railings have a scroll at junctions with piers and garden walls. Brick
plinth. Garden walls of red English bond brick with stone coped tops. The
monogram is probably the initials of Charles Knottesford (died 1697) and his
wife Theresa. Gates, railings and walls enclose the forecourt with
centrally-placed garden urn (q.v.) to the front of Hounbatten House (q.v.).
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.III, p.175; buildings of England: Warwickshire,
Listing NGR: SP0738263530
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