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Gates, Gate Piers, Flanking Walls and Railings Approximately One Metre South of the Lodge to Scampst, Scampston

Description: Gates, Gate Piers, Flanking Walls and Railings Approximately One Metre South of the Lodge to Scampst

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 329379

OS Grid Reference: SE8625674823
OS Grid Coordinates: 486256, 474823
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1620, -0.6805

Locality: Scampston
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO17 8NG

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Listing Text

SE 87 SE
(north side)
8/39 Gates, gate piers,
flanking walls and
railings approximately
one metre south of The
Lodge to Scampston Hall
Gates, gate piers, walls and railings. Early C19. Timber and cast-iron
gates; sandstone ashlar gate piers; tooled sandstone wall and cast-iron
railings. Double carriage gates and piers, with footgates on each side,
flanked by curving walls with railings and terminal piers. Chinese
Chippendale pattern carriage gates, and footgates, ramped up, with open
halberd tips. 3 square-section gate piers with raised panels on 2 sides,
sunk on the other 2, double cornices and shallow pyramidal caps. Broken
fourth pier lies behind the gates. Low flanking walls with chamfered coping
carry railings. Terminal piers repeat gate piers with single cornice only.
Gateway was the original principal entrance to Scampston Hall (qv).

Listing NGR: SE8625674823

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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