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Gate Piers and Gates, Milton Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Portsmouth, City of Portsmouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7989 / 50°47'55"N

Longitude: -1.0609 / 1°3'39"W

OS Eastings: 466280

OS Northings: 100343

OS Grid: SU662003

Mapcode National: GBR VWT.SC

Mapcode Global: FRA 86NZ.JHX

Entry Name: Gate Piers and Gates, Milton Cemetery

Listing Date: 18 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103839

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474966

Location: Portsmouth, PO4

County: City of Portsmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Milton

Built-Up Area: Portsmouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Milton St James

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text


PORTSMOUTH

SU60SE MILTON ROAD, Milton
774-1/4/288 (East side)
Gate piers and gates, Milton
Cemetery

GV II

Gate piers and gates. 1910. By GE Smith. Ashlar stone and
iron. Each of the 4 stone piers has deep moulded cornice and
base, capped with a metal urn set on elaborate metal
sub-structure supported on stone base. Each face of the centre
piers has a recessed panel with narrow incised margins; front
and rear faces have to lower half a projecting splayed stone
face surmounted by stone garland and at top of the recessed
panel is a keystone with City of Portsmouth coat of arms and
date 1910 inscribed below. The 2 smaller flanking side piers
have plain recessed panel to each side with moulded surround.
The main 2-leaf centre gates and smaller side gates are in
ornate ironwork each hung from wide pierced iron fretted
posts. City of Portsmouth coat of arms at centre rail of each
side gate.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N & Lloyd DW: Hampshire and
the Isle of Wight: Harmondsworth: 1967-: 445).


Listing NGR: SU6610802158

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