Description: Gate Piers Approximately 12 Metres to East of Church of All Saints
Date Listed: 1 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 335878
OS Grid Reference: SK4684385247
OS Grid Coordinates: 446843, 385247
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3620, -1.2976
ASTON-CUM-AUGHTON CHURCH LANE
(east side, off),
6/4 Gate piers
approximately 12 metres
to east of
Church of All Saints
Gate piers. Early-mid C18 for the Aston Hall estate of Lord Holderness.
Ashlar sandstone. Each pier consists of 4 joined shafts with 5 bands of
vermiculated rustication. Plain strip up each inner face. Cornice with
blocking course and plinth with small ball finials probably replacing much
larger balls. Relic from the earlier Aston Hall pulled down c1770 and
replaced by the present building by John Carr and now known as Aughton Court
(q.v). Attached walling not of special interest.
Listing NGR: SK4684085252
Source: English Heritage
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