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Gates and Gatepiers to Compton Park House, with 100 Metres of Wall to North and 75 Metres to South, Compton Chamberlayne

Description: Gates and Gatepiers to Compton Park House, with 100 Metres of Wall to North and 75 Metres to South

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 320723

OS Grid Reference: SU0291430010
OS Grid Coordinates: 402914, 130010
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0694, -1.9598

Location: High Street, Compton Chamberlayne, Wiltshire SP3 5DE

Locality: Compton Chamberlayne
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 5DE

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Listing Text

SU 03 SW (east side)

4/ & 1/137 Gates and gatepiers to Compton
Park House, with loom of wall
to north and 75m to south


Gates and gate piers to drive to south west of Compton Park House
(q.v.), attached garden walls to north also bound churchyard (q.v.)
on west side, continuing to south up to a second pair of gatepiers.
Walls possibly C16, gatepiers C18. Driveway has dressed limestone
square gatepiers with moulded cappings and good cast iron double
gates with anthemions and spearheads, pedestrian gateway to right
with Tudor-arched chamfered head. Gatepiers to south end of wall
are square with ball finials. Wall between 2 and 3 metres high has
pitched stone coping, partly replaced with concrete coping on south
section, planked doorway in wall to south of main gates leads to
churchyard. These walls are an important feature of the group of
items around the Church of St Michael and Compton Park House at the
north end of the village.

Listing NGR: SU0291430010

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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