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Gate Piers and Railings About 25 Metres North-East of Church of St John the Evangelist

A Grade II Listed Building in Shobdon, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.261 / 52°15'39"N

Longitude: -2.8785 / 2°52'42"W

OS Eastings: 340139

OS Northings: 262897

OS Grid: SO401628

Mapcode National: GBR BC.ZN0M

Mapcode Global: VH775.2F4L

Entry Name: Gate Piers and Railings About 25 Metres North-East of Church of St John the Evangelist

Listing Date: 9 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1166753

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149459

Location: Shobdon, County of Herefordshire, HR6

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Shobdon

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Shobdon

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SHOBDON CP SHOBDON PARK
SO 46 SW

5/56 Gate piers and
railings about
25 metres north-east
of Church of St John
the Evangelist

GV II


Gate piers and railings. Mid-C18 (pre-1765). Ashlar and wroughtiron.
Two square-plan gate piers flanking central entrance, flanking walls,
extending about 15 metres each terminated by two small piers, wall advances
2 metres and is terminated by a square pier. All the outer piers are square,
plain with moulded cornice and pyramidal cap. Central piers each have a pair
of Doric columns with alternating blocks flanking a niche, the top having a
moulded cornice and pediment. The main gates are C18, wrought iron with
elaborate overthrow incorporating two "B"s, one a mirror image of the other
Flanking walls have C18 wrought iron railings. (BoE, p 288).


Listing NGR: SO4014162895

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