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Gate Piers to Lord's Walk, to Amesbury Abbey, with Flanking Estate Boundary Walls

A Grade II* Listed Building in Amesbury, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1747 / 51°10'28"N

Longitude: -1.7812 / 1°46'52"W

OS Eastings: 415393

OS Northings: 141743

OS Grid: SU153417

Mapcode National: GBR 503.6HV

Mapcode Global: VHB5C.2QQT

Entry Name: Gate Piers to Lord's Walk, to Amesbury Abbey, with Flanking Estate Boundary Walls

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1182498

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321339

Location: Amesbury, Wiltshire, SP4

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Amesbury

Built-Up Area: Amesbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Amesbury St Mary and St Melor

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

AMESBURY COUNTESS ROAD
SU 1541
(west side)

11/28 Gate piers to Lord's Walk, to
Amesbury Abbey, with flanking
10.1.53 estate boundary walls

GV II*
Gate piers and gates. Mid C17. Limestone. Tall square piers with
narrow inner and outer pilasters, all in alternating plain and
vermiculated rustication. Corniced caps with rock faced blocks
over carrying ball finials. Iron gates with spiked centre rail and
dog rails. Narrow overthrow, also spiked. To left, flint wall
with stone quoins, approximately 3m high with weathered limestone
copings. Approximately 8m run to meet Kent House (q.v.), and
including pedestrian gate. To right of piers, coursed flint wall
with some limestone blocks, and limestone weathered coping,
approximately 2m high and 92m run.


Listing NGR: SU1539341742

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