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Archway on Trackway to South West of Old Wardour, Donhead St Mary

Description: Archway on Trackway to South West of Old Wardour

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 320811

OS Grid Reference: ST9008424556
OS Grid Coordinates: 390084, 124556
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0203, -2.1427

Location: Lower Wincombe Lane, Donhead St Mary, Wiltshire SP3 6RP

Locality: Donhead St Mary
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 6RP

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Listing Text

ST 92 NW (south side)

4/309 Archway on trackway to
south west of Old Wardour


Wrongly shown on O.S. map as Lodge.
Archway entrance over former approach to Wardour from the south.
Early C19. Dressed limestone. Round-arched gateway, moulded and
rebated with Arundell crest over, hollow-chamfered pediment over,
buttress either side of arch. South side has Arundell heraldic
arms relief-carved over arch. Attached walls with stepped coping
to west side, to east side are foundations of demolished lodge.
Cast-iron double gates. Rutter describes this as newly built in
(J. Rutter, Sketch of Wardour Castle and Demesne, 1822)

Listing NGR: ST9008424556

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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