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Latitude: 54.4195 / 54°25'10"N
Longitude: -3.4322 / 3°25'55"W
OS Eastings: 307165
OS Northings: 503622
OS Grid: NY071036
Mapcode National: GBR 4KGB.RH
Mapcode Global: WH711.75WR
Entry Name: Gatepiers to South of Gosforth Hall
Listing Date: 9 March 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1063743
English Heritage Legacy ID: 76226
Location: Gosforth, Copeland, Cumbria, CA20
Civil Parish: Gosforth
Built-Up Area: Gosforth
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Gosforth St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
SD 0603/0703 (PART) GOSFORTH GOSFORTH
27/28 Gatepiers to south of
2 gatepiers; c1658 (contemporary with Hall) for Robert and Isabel Copley.
Sandstone, square in plan c12 ft high overall. Monolithic uprights have cavetto
and roll mouldings between plinth block and frieze (with scroll decoration).
Deeply moulded capital, with cable decoration, surmounted by large ball finial
on ornately-moulded plinth. Capital mouldings were originally extended as
coping to walls (now demolished) flanking drive.
Listing NGR: NY0716503622
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