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Gate Piers to Lord's Walk, to Amesbury Abbey, with Flanking Estate Boundary Walls, Amesbury

Description: Gate Piers to Lord's Walk, to Amesbury Abbey, with Flanking Estate Boundary Walls

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 321339

OS Grid Reference: SU1539341742
OS Grid Coordinates: 415393, 141742
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1747, -1.7812

Location: A345, Amesbury, Wiltshire SP4 7AS

Locality: Amesbury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP4 7AS

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Listing Text

SU 1541
(west side)

11/28 Gate piers to Lord's Walk, to
Amesbury Abbey, with flanking
10.1.53 estate boundary walls

Gate piers and gates. Mid C17. Limestone. Tall square piers with
narrow inner and outer pilasters, all in alternating plain and
vermiculated rustication. Corniced caps with rock faced blocks
over carrying ball finials. Iron gates with spiked centre rail and
dog rails. Narrow overthrow, also spiked. To left, flint wall
with stone quoins, approximately 3m high with weathered limestone
copings. Approximately 8m run to meet Kent House (q.v.), and
including pedestrian gate. To right of piers, coursed flint wall
with some limestone blocks, and limestone weathered coping,
approximately 2m high and 92m run.

Listing NGR: SU1539341742

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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