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Boundary Wall on West and South Sides of Grounds of Bushell's Hospital, Including 3 Sets of Gate Piers and Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Goosnargh, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8261 / 53°49'33"N

Longitude: -2.6701 / 2°40'12"W

OS Eastings: 355991

OS Northings: 436851

OS Grid: SD559368

Mapcode National: GBR 9SS6.Q6

Mapcode Global: WH85F.Y3Q6

Entry Name: Boundary Wall on West and South Sides of Grounds of Bushell's Hospital, Including 3 Sets of Gate Piers and Gates

Listing Date: 11 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1164616

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185900

Location: Goosnargh, Preston, Lancashire, PR3

County: Lancashire

District: Preston

Civil Parish: Goosnargh

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Goosnargh St Mary The Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 53 NE GOOSNARGH GOOSNARGH LANE

5/53 Boundary wall on west
and south sides of
grounds of Bushell's
Hospital, including 3
sets of gate piers and
gates
11.11.1966
GV II

Boundary wall with gatepiers, C18, probably extended in C19. Squared
sandstone with dressed coping, ashlar piers, cast iron gates. Wall c. one
metre high has chamfered coping with remains of former iron railings; in
line with the front door of Bushell's Hospital are square gatepiers of
rusticated ashlar c.3 metres high, with moulded caps surmounted by urns; in
line with each end of the 9-bay facade of the original house is a similar
but smaller pier with a moulded pyramidal top instead of an urn; and the
corner and side gates have piers which match these. Ramped double gates to
the front and the corner, single gate at the west side, all of spear-headed
railings.


Listing NGR: SD5599136851

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