This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 53.8947 / 53°53'40"N
Longitude: -2.3307 / 2°19'50"W
OS Eastings: 378361
OS Northings: 444328
OS Grid: SD783443
Mapcode National: GBR DR5D.6M
Mapcode Global: WH96C.5CCM
Entry Name: Pair of Gate Piers in Garden East of Downham Hall
Listing Date: 27 April 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1072127
English Heritage Legacy ID: 183329
Location: Downham, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7
District: Ribble Valley
Civil Parish: Downham
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Downham St Leonard
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD 78 44 DOWNHAM
13/10 Pair of gate piers in garden east
of Downham Hall
Pair of columns re-used as gate piers, c.1600. Sandstone ashlar. Each
has a fluted shaft, foliated neck, and egg-and-dart abacus. Said to be
part of the doorcase from a house on the site of Downham Hall (q.v.),
part of which is incorporated into the present house. Whitaker, T.D.
A History of the Original Parish of Whalley. 4th ed., 1876, vol. II,
Listing NGR: SD7836144328
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings