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Gateway to Front of Manor Farm, Corsley

Description: Gateway to Front of Manor Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 313714

OS Grid Reference: ST8290946708
OS Grid Coordinates: 382909, 146708
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2193, -2.2461

Location: Deep Lane, Corsley, Wiltshire BA12 7QF

Locality: Corsley
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 7QF

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Listing Text

ST 84 NW
(north side)
7/76 Gateway to front of
Manor Farm
Gateway. Mid C16. Limestone ashlar. Renaissance. Moulded
square-headed opening with flanking pilasters with egg and dart
moulded capitals, plain frieze over to cornice supporting pilasters
to pediment over recessed panel containing Thynne lion rampant.
Dwarf brick walls attached to either side with weathered stone
coping. It has been suggested that this may have been part of a
larger house, whose foundations lie below the front garden of the
Manor Farmhouse (q.v.).
(VCH, Wiltshire, Vol 8, 1965)

Listing NGR: ST8290946708

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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