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Latitude: 51.6434 / 51°38'36"N
Longitude: -1.6514 / 1°39'4"W
OS Eastings: 424220
OS Northings: 193902
OS Grid: SU242939
Mapcode National: GBR 5VS.WWX
Mapcode Global: VHC0K.BYBK
Entry Name: Coleshill Park, Great Piers, Including Cast Iron Gates*
Listing Date: 10 November 1952
Last Amended: 23 November 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1052691
English Heritage Legacy ID: 251512
Location: Coleshill, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, SN6
District: Vale of White Horse
Civil Parish: Coleshill
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Coleshill
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SU29SW Coleshill Park, Great
3/45 Piers, including cast
10/11/52 iron gates*
Gatepiers and gates. Circa 1650, contemporary with Coleshill House and
probably by its architect, Sir Roger Pratt. A pair of rectangular piers
closely modelled on the chimney stacks of the house with rusticated panels
on all sides, those on the N and S sides with inner egg and tongue moulding.
Bracketed cornice and carved stone vases. The S sides of the piers have
features that were incorporated into the staircase hall of the house -framed
and recessed roundels holding classical busts and below these shell headed
niches arranged as seats with moulded architraves and small key blocks.
Good late C18 cast iron gates between piers inscribed "GLOUCESTER FOUNDERY"
* (Formerly listed as "Remains of Coleshill House including the great
gatepiers, two pairs of gatepiers on the drive and pair of gatepiers at yard
Listing NGR: SU2422093902
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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