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Cecily Hill Gates and Screen

A Grade II Listed Building in Cirencester, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7179 / 51°43'4"N

Longitude: -1.9751 / 1°58'30"W

OS Eastings: 401817

OS Northings: 202132

OS Grid: SP018021

Mapcode National: GBR 2PL.CGK

Mapcode Global: VHB2Q.Q26W

Entry Name: Cecily Hill Gates and Screen

Listing Date: 23 July 1971

Last Amended: 24 May 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187436

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365199

Location: Cirencester, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Cirencester

Built-Up Area: Cirencester

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cirencester St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CIRENCESTER

SP0102 CECILY HILL
578-1/3/61 Cecily Hill gates and screen
23/07/71
(Formerly Listed as:
CECILY HILL
Cecily Hill Gate)

GV II

Pair of large gates and screen of railings with 2 footgates.
C18 and c1856. C18 gates attributed to Warren of Cambridge,
C19 work possibly by Gillmans of Cirencester. Wrought-iron on
sandstone bases, one length limestone, with chamfered top.
Pair of gates to centre approximately 3m high with horizontal
panel of scrolled openwork and dog bars with wrought tops in
surround of scrolled openwork with similar overthrow
surmounted by Bathurst monogram and coronet, anthemion finials
probably c1856. C19 square-section railings with spear tops
ramp down from centre to approximately 2m high with 2 panels
of scrolled openwork with anthemion finials to each side, 2
similar panels flanking footgates with panels and tops of
scrolled openwork to far left and right. C18 gates brought
from Carshalton, screen made locally, erected c1856.
(The Buildings of England: Verey D: Gloucestershire: The
Cotswolds: London: 1970-: P 177; Information from Cirencester
Archaeological & Historical Society: Print showing screen in
Savory's History of Cirencester 1858).


Listing NGR: SP0181702132

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