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Canons Ashby House, South Lion Gates and Gatepiers to Garden

A Grade II* Listed Building in Canons Ashby, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.15 / 52°8'59"N

Longitude: -1.1593 / 1°9'33"W

OS Eastings: 457616

OS Northings: 250523

OS Grid: SP576505

Mapcode National: GBR 8TF.1QX

Mapcode Global: VHCVY.V7G4

Entry Name: Canons Ashby House, South Lion Gates and Gatepiers to Garden

Listing Date: 18 January 1968

Last Amended: 24 February 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187120

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360525

Location: Canons Ashby, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11

County: Northamptonshire

District: Daventry

Civil Parish: Canons Ashby

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

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Listing Text

CANONS ASHBY
SP5750
19/35 Canons Ashby House, S Lion
18/01/68 gates and gatepiers to garden
(Formerly listed as Walls to
court and garden and gatepiers
at Canons Ashby)
GV II*
Gates and gatepiers. Early C18, gates C19. Ironstone ashlar. Gatepiers have
moulded stone plinths, cornices, panelled sides and support demi-lions rampant
with protruding tongues holding globes on staves with their two paws. These
lions are versions of the Dryden family crest. The lions face each other. To the
walls either side of piers, carved console brackets. C19 wrought iron gates with
overthrow.
(Canons Ashby gardens and park are included in the HBMC Register of Gardens at
Grade II*).


Listing NGR: SP5761650523

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