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Victoria Gate and Railings and Pier to North

A Grade I Listed Building in Henderskelfe, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1203 / 54°7'13"N

Longitude: -0.9113 / 0°54'40"W

OS Eastings: 471257

OS Northings: 469929

OS Grid: SE712699

Mapcode National: GBR QN2S.HR

Mapcode Global: WHFBD.ZP7P

Entry Name: Victoria Gate and Railings and Pier to North

Listing Date: 22 June 1987

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172781

English Heritage Legacy ID: 328994

Location: Henderskelfe, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO60

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Henderskelfe

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bulmer St Martin

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 7169
(west end)
Castle Howard
12/38 Victoria gate and
railings and pier to
Gates and railings and pier to north. Early C18. For Charles Howard, 3rd
Earl of Carlisle. Wrought iron and sandstone ashlar. Rusticated pier,
cruciform on plan, approximately 5 metres in height with moulded cornice,
pyramidal cap and pineapple finial, matched by a similar pier to south,
listed as angle pier of walls to walled garden (qv). Gates and railings
approximately 4 metres in height. Railings: spearhead bars with dog bars
and scrolled standards surmounted by finials. Gates: dog bars and
scrollwork flanked by fretted standards surmounted by openwork urns.
Elaborately scrolled overthrow with cipher of Charles Howard surmounted by
crown. Re-sited at extension of walls to walled garden (qv) to west.
Hussey C, English Gardens and Landscapes 1700-1750, 1967. HBMC, Register of
Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in England, Part 32, North
Yorkshire: Castle Howard, Grade I.

Listing NGR: SE7125869927

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