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Entrance Gates and Wall to Box Cemetery, Box

Description: Entrance Gates and Wall to Box Cemetery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 316888

OS Grid Reference: ST8204468425
OS Grid Coordinates: 382044, 168425
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4146, -2.2596

Location: A4, Box, Wiltshire SN13 8DT

Locality: Box
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 8DT

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Listing Text

(south side)

3/28 Entrance Gates and wall to
Box Cemetery


Entrance gates and wall to Box Cemetery, 1857 by Poulton and
Woodman of Reading. Ashlar, banded in crazed rubble with original
iron gates and panels. To left, Gothic-arched pedestrian entry
with coped gable and iron gate flanked each side by low wall with
single crenellation infilled with iron panel. Main entrance
recessed with 2 buttressed outer piers and carved finials, low wall
with 2 crenellations each side infilled with iron panels canted
back to main cross-plan buttressed gate-piers, buttresses gable-
capped with finials surrounding central finial. Iron gates. To
right, about 50 m length of low wall with ashlar band under crazed
rubble and ashlar coping. Stepped down in 7 lengths.

Listing NGR: ST8204468425

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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