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Gate and Gate Piers to Gardens Opposite the Moot

A Grade II Listed Building in Downton, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 50.9918 / 50°59'30"N

Longitude: -1.7421 / 1°44'31"W

OS Eastings: 418196

OS Northings: 121408

OS Grid: SU181214

Mapcode National: GBR 528.QCW

Mapcode Global: FRA 767H.945

Entry Name: Gate and Gate Piers to Gardens Opposite the Moot

Listing Date: 23 March 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023902

English Heritage Legacy ID: 319670

Location: Downton, Wiltshire, SP5

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Downton

Built-Up Area: Downton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Downton St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SU 1821
(west side)
6/111 Gate and gate piers to gardens
opposite The Moot


Gate and gate piers. C18. Wrought and cast-iron gate with
overthrow, ornamental latch and side panels, hung on square Flemish
bond brick piers with moulded cappings; missing finials. Very
similar to gate to front of The Moot (q.v.). Formerly with
attached dwarf walls and barleysugar baluster railings, illustrated
in Country Life and now removed, at the entrance to formerly fine
landscaped gardens on the site of C12 Motte and bailey.
(Country Life January 9th 1909)

Listing NGR: SU1819621408

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