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Gate and Gate Piers to Gardens Opposite the Moot, Downton

Description: Gate and Gate Piers to Gardens Opposite the Moot

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 319670

OS Grid Reference: SU1819621408
OS Grid Coordinates: 418196, 121408
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9918, -1.7421

Location: 2 Moot Lane, Downton, Wiltshire SP5 3JP

Locality: Downton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 3JP

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Listing Text

SU 1821
(west side)
6/111 Gate and gate piers to gardens
opposite The Moot


Gate and gate piers. C18. Wrought and cast-iron gate with
overthrow, ornamental latch and side panels, hung on square Flemish
bond brick piers with moulded cappings; missing finials. Very
similar to gate to front of The Moot (q.v.). Formerly with
attached dwarf walls and barleysugar baluster railings, illustrated
in Country Life and now removed, at the entrance to formerly fine
landscaped gardens on the site of C12 Motte and bailey.
(Country Life January 9th 1909)

Listing NGR: SU1819621408

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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