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Latitude: 51.9899 / 51°59'23"N
Longitude: -0.6152 / 0°36'54"W
OS Eastings: 495182
OS Northings: 233290
OS Grid: SP951332
Mapcode National: GBR F2D.78V
Mapcode Global: VHFQY.973V
Entry Name: South Gatepier of Pair Adjacent to Lion Lodge
Listing Date: 23 January 1961
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1114005
English Heritage Legacy ID: 38245
Location: Woburn, Central Bedfordshire, MK17
County: Central Bedfordshire
Civil Parish: Woburn
Built-Up Area: Woburn
Traditional County: Bedfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire
Church of England Parish: Woburn
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
SP 9433-9533 WOBURN PARK STREET
23.1.61 S gatepier of pair
adjacent to Lion Lodge
Gatepier, forming a pair with item 8/143 approximately 10 metres to N.
Lower part thought to be mid C18, upper part late C18. Ashlar pier,
surmounted by Coade stone statue. Approximately 3 metres total height.
Substantial rectangular pier, lower two-thirds with vermiculated rustication.
Upper third of pier formed by entablature, with Greek key band to architrave,
carved swags to W and E sides of frieze, paterae to N and S sides of frieze,
and moulded cornice. Surmounting statue depicts recumbent lion, facing N
towards road and other pier.
Listing NGR: SP9518233290
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