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Gate Piers to Midway Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Wingfield, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3277 / 51°19'39"N

Longitude: -2.2584 / 2°15'30"W

OS Eastings: 382090

OS Northings: 158765

OS Grid: ST820587

Mapcode National: GBR 0R6.RTW

Mapcode Global: VH96V.SWXK

Entry Name: Gate Piers to Midway Manor

Location: Wingfield, Wiltshire, BA15

County: Wiltshire

Parish: Wingfield

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Listing Date: 14 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 314720

Source ID: 1021894

Listing Text

ST 85 NW WINGFIELD FROME ROAD
(west side)


6/272 Gate piers to Midway Manor.


II


Gate piers. Late C19. Limestone ashlar piers with shaped recessed
panels, moulded cornice to capping surmounted by three shrapnel
shells, flanking curved walls with swept coping, relief-carved arms
set in right hand wall with motto Ratio ultima regnum. Inscription
on rear of piers recording invention of shrapnel shell by General
Shrapnel, 1785. The family built a house here in late C19; not
included in list.


Listing NGR: ST8209058765

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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