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Entrance Gateway and Attached Railings at the Lodge, Aston cum Aughton

Description: Entrance Gateway and Attached Railings at the Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 335895

OS Grid Reference: SK4682985308
OS Grid Coordinates: 446829, 385308
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3626, -1.2978

Location: 22 Church Lane, Aston, Rotherham S26 2EB

Locality: Aston cum Aughton
County: Rotherham
Country: England
Postcode: S26 2EB

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Listing Text

(south side),
6/20 Entrance gateway and
attached railings at
The Lodge
Gateway with attached railings. Mid C19. For the Aston Hall estate. Ashlar
sandstone piers, cast- and wrought-iron railings. Large double gate with
side gates and railings extending for approximately 9 metres to each side.
Piers: square and each with plinth, sunken-panelled shaft egg-and-dart
enriched cornice and surmounted by tripod torchere. Gates: each has central
roundel of Greek fret ornament around central rose, side panels with
anthemion motifs, top rail with cast spear-head finials. Axe-head finial to
meeting stile of double gate; its lock with impressed mark "WALKER / WALMGATE
/ YORK", Railings to left set in curve an plinth wall have spear-head
finials and plain ashlar end pier; similar straight length of railings on
right with end pier. Forms main entrance to Aston Hall (now known as Aughton
Court q.v.).

Listing NGR: SK4682885309

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Source: English Heritage

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