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Norton Gate, Comprising Gates, Gate Piers, Adjacent Wall and Corner Piers, Norton Conyers

Description: Norton Gate, Comprising Gates, Gate Piers, Adjacent Wall and Corner Piers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 330421

OS Grid Reference: SE3208575783
OS Grid Coordinates: 432085, 475783
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1768, -1.5099

Location: Norton Conyers, North Yorkshire HG4 5EH

Locality: Norton Conyers
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG4 5EH

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Listing Text


2/45 Norton gate,
comprising gates,
gate piers, adjacent
wall and corner piers

- II

Gates, gate piers and wall. C18. Wrought iron and ashlar. Central
double gates flanked by square-section piers approximately 4 metres high
with ramped walling linked with similar end piers. Overall length of
walling and gateway approximately 30 metres. Piers all have pulvinated
rustication and deep coping, gate piers surmounted by eagle (left) and
lion (right) supporting shields. Corner piers surmounted by ball and
cushion finials. Linking walls approximately 1.5 metres high, ramped at
each end, ashlar coping. Gates: approximately 1.5 metres high at
centre, rising to 2 metres high at piers, with alternate long and short

Listing NGR: SE3208575783

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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