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Latitude: 51.3979 / 51°23'52"N
Longitude: -1.3976 / 1°23'51"W
OS Eastings: 442005
OS Northings: 166711
OS Grid: SU420667
Mapcode National: GBR 81W.7GV
Mapcode Global: VHC21.Q4H6
Entry Name: Pair of Gate Piers 30 Metres South of East End of Church
Listing Date: 6 March 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1117218
English Heritage Legacy ID: 39772
Location: Hampstead Marshall, West Berkshire, RG20
County: West Berkshire
Civil Parish: Hampstead Marshall
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Hamstead Marshall
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SU 46 NW HAMSTEAD MARSHALL PARK LANE (East Side)
15/8 Pair of Gate piers 30
metres South of East
end of Church
Gate piers. Early C18. Brick with stone dressings. Pair of tall square
piers with stone plinth base and moulded stone plinth cap. Stone corniced
caps surmounted by carved stone vases with swags, fruit and flowers. east
and west faces have arched niches above plinths with stone strings at
impost level, stone keys and stone shells in arches and moulded stone
panels above niches. north and south faces have brick pilasters for gate
hinges, wall or railings, capped by stone moulded cornices and scrolls.
Gate piers to the former Manor House, built for the Earl of Craven by Sir
Balthazar Gerbier and William Wynne, and burnt down in 1718. B.O.E. Berkshire
p.152, Murray's Berkshire Architectural Guide, p.127.
Listing NGR: SU4200566711
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