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Entrance Gates and Gate Piers

A Grade II* Listed Building in Burley, Rutland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6844 / 52°41'3"N

Longitude: -0.6942 / 0°41'39"W

OS Eastings: 488365

OS Northings: 310429

OS Grid: SK883104

Mapcode National: GBR CRF.R9F

Mapcode Global: WHGLM.9SNG

Entry Name: Entrance Gates and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 18 September 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177480

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187291

Location: Burley, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Burley

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Cottesmore, Barrow St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


SK 81 SE BURLEY
3/10 Burley on the Hill:
Entrance gates and
gate piers
GV II*

Paired entrance gates and gate piers with flanking pedestrian gates and
outer piers. 1700, with ironwork by Joshia Lord, the gates were originally
flanked by lodges and walling, swept away by Repton. The main gate piers
are rusticated, square in section, with fluted pilasters and plain cornice
capped by griffins. The outer piers are square in section with moulded
panels and cornice capped by urns. The central pair of gates consist of
2 panels each, the lower with richly wrought foliage, the upper with
spearhead shafts and foliate borders. Over the gates a curved wrought
iron over-archrises to a monogram and coronet crowned by scrolly foliage.
The outer gates similarly consist of 2 panels, and each has a concave head,
curving up to meet the main piers.


Listing NGR: SK8836510429

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