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East Gate and Lodges to Ramsbury Manor, Ramsbury

Description: East Gate and Lodges to Ramsbury Manor

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 22 August 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 310699

OS Grid Reference: SU2633271245
OS Grid Coordinates: 426332, 171245
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4396, -1.6225

Location: White's Hill, Ramsbury, Wiltshire SN8 2RG

Locality: Ramsbury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 2RG

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Listing Text


4/235 East gate and lodges to Ramsbury


Gates, gate piers and flanking lodges. c1680 and 1800. Ashlar
limestone and slate roofs on lodges. Wrought iron gates with
gilded javelins. Piers are panelled with Corinthian nook columns
and festoons on frieze, consoled cornice and crestings of lions
supporting shields. To the piers were added in C18, possibly by
Robert Mitchell, Palladian rusticated flanking pedestrian arches
with wheel-headed gates and anthemion ironwork supporting lamps
over. Beyond, square terminal pavilions with central guilloche
band and 12-pane sash within shallow recessed arch, urn in tympanum
and blind balustrade below window. The return has niches and blind
attic windows. Central chimney with patera decoration.

Listing NGR: SU2633271245

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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