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Gates and Gate Piers Approximately 174 Metres to North West of Longnor Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Longnor, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6011 / 52°36'3"N

Longitude: -2.7623 / 2°45'44"W

OS Eastings: 348464

OS Northings: 300640

OS Grid: SJ484006

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.96LR

Mapcode Global: WH8C6.JWT9

Entry Name: Gates and Gate Piers Approximately 174 Metres to North West of Longnor Hall

Listing Date: 7 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055590

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259607

Location: Longnor, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Longnor

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Longnor

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


SJ 4800-4900 LONGNOR C.P. LONGNOR
SJ 48465 00639
9/66 Gates and gate piers
- approx. 174 metres
to north-west of
Longnor Hall

II

Gates and gate piers. 4 early C18 gate piers and 3 late C19 gates.
Square grey sandstone ashlar piers with plinths, chamfered rustication,
and moulded caps (replaced in probably mid-C19). 3 painted wooden gates,
central carriage gate with smaller pedestrian gates;large semi-circular
bracing and dog rails, centre gate with lower diagonal bracing. This
was formerly the main carriage entrance to Longnor Hall (q.v.) from Shrewsbury.
The gate piers are similar to another pair to the north-east of Longnor
Hall (q.v.) and a pair to the east of the Church of St. Mary (q.v.).


Listing NGR: SJ4846400640

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