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Gate Piers,gates and Adjoining Walls About 100 Yards South of Beckford Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Beckford, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0211 / 52°1'15"N

Longitude: -2.0337 / 2°2'1"W

OS Eastings: 397784

OS Northings: 235849

OS Grid: SO977358

Mapcode National: GBR 2KV.8N2

Mapcode Global: VHB14.PGQH

Entry Name: Gate Piers,gates and Adjoining Walls About 100 Yards South of Beckford Hall

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167369

English Heritage Legacy ID: 148499

Location: Beckford, Wychavon, Worcestershire, GL20

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Beckford

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Overbury with Teddington, Alstone and Little Washbourne with Beckford and Ashton-under-Hill

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

BECKFORD CP MAIN STREET (north side)
SO 9635 - 9735
13/47 Gate piers, gates and
adjoining walls about
100 yards south of
Beckford Hall
GV II

Gate piers, gates and adjoining walls. Probably mid-C18 with mid-C19
alterations. Gate piers: limestone ashlar. Chamfered base, moulded cornice
and flat capping with prominent overhang. There are long raised and moulded
rectangular panels to front and rear with smaller similarly detailed panels
above and below them. The piers are surmounted by large fluted urns with
pyramidal bases. The gates are of cast iron and have ornate scrolled and
foliated cresting and are flanked by openwork cast iron piers. The
adjoining walls are of coursed limestone ashlar with a ridged rubble coping
above a continuous projecting course which is stepped where it adjoins the
gate piers. The coping to the eastern end of the wall has been repaired
with ashlar.


Listing NGR: SO9778435849

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