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Gate Piers to Carriage Entrance and Pedestrian Entrance to Castle Howard Park and Adjoining Wall, Coneysthorpe

Description: Gate Piers to Carriage Entrance and Pedestrian Entrance to Castle Howard Park and Adjoining Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 328974

OS Grid Reference: SE7136571262
OS Grid Coordinates: 471365, 471262
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1323, -0.9093

Location: Coneysthorpe, North Yorkshire YO60 7DD

Locality: Coneysthorpe
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO60 7DD

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Listing Text

SE 77 SW
(south side)
6/18 Gate piers to carriage
entrance and pedestrian
entrance to Castle Howard
Park and adjoining wall
Gate piers to carriage and pedestrian entrances to Castle Howard Park and
adjoining wall. Probably late C19. Sandstone. Piers to carriage entrance
flanked by curving walls terminating at piers, with continuation of straight
wall to right with piers to pedestrian entrance to end. Square-section
carriage entrance piers approximately 3 metres in height. Banded-rusticated
piers surmounted by cornice and cushion caps. Wall approximately 2.5 metres
in height of tooled ashlar with coping stones, terminating in rock-faced
piers with domed capitals. Wall to right approximately 10 metres long
and 2.5 metres in height with coping stones. Rock-faced piers with tooled
domed capitals. C20 timber gates. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SE7136771262

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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