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Gate-Piers with Gates on Driveway Approximately 50 Metres North-East of Farnley Hall, Farnley

Description: Gate-Piers with Gates on Driveway Approximately 50 Metres North-East of Farnley Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 330483

OS Grid Reference: SE2155947349
OS Grid Coordinates: 421559, 447349
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9218, -1.6732

Location: B6451, Farnley, North Yorkshire LS21 2QG

Locality: Farnley
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: LS21 2QG

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Listing Text

(south side, off)

4/15 Gate-piers with gates on
driveway approximately
50 metres north-east of
Farnley Hall


Inner and outer pairs of gate-piers, with gates. C18 and C19. Ashlar and
gritstone, wrought-iron gates. Inner piers: approximately 4 metres high,
square in section with pilaster against outer face. Chamfered plinth and
moulded collar, deep cornice with ball finial, the left one fallen. Outer
piers: approximately 2.5 metres high, square in section. Chamfered plinth,
roll moulding below deep cornice and ball finial over. Gates: outer single
leaves and inner double leaves. Heavy bars with 3 flat rails imitating
strap hinges with scroll tendrils. Top edges ramped. One or both pairs of
gate-piers probably came from Hawksworth Hall and were erected in the C19,
when the gates were added.

Listing NGR: SE2155947349

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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