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Gate Piers, Railings and Boundary Wall to North of Sweeney Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Oswestry Rural, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8324 / 52°49'56"N

Longitude: -3.0506 / 3°3'2"W

OS Eastings: 329316

OS Northings: 326615

OS Grid: SJ293266

Mapcode National: GBR 73.TPGF

Mapcode Global: WH8B3.32LF

Entry Name: Gate Piers, Railings and Boundary Wall to North of Sweeney Hall

Listing Date: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054295

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255627

Location: Oswestry Rural, Shropshire, SY10

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Oswestry Rural

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Morton St Philip and St James

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 22 NE OSWESTRY RURAL C.P. A 483 (east side)

5/151 Gate piers, railings
- and boundary wall
to north of Sweeney


Gate piers, railings and boundary wall. Gate piers: probably late C18.
Limestone ashlar. Square section with moulded plinth and capping,
panelled sides and pointed finials. Wrought-iron railings on low
stone walls with decorated pointed finials and standards terminate
to south in ha-ha (q.v.) and to north abut against boundary wall:
1718 (datestone) but partly re-built c.1860. Roughly coursed limestone
rubble, part with C19 stepped gabled ashlar coping incorporating
arched entrance on north side. Encloses roughly oval-shaped area
with several angled breaks and returns to link with outbuilding in
courtyard to rear of Sweeney Hall (q.v.). Datestone "B/TS/1718"at
south-east corner.

Listing NGR: SJ2931626615

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