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Latitude: 52.813 / 52°48'46"N
Longitude: -1.9341 / 1°56'2"W
OS Eastings: 404536
OS Northings: 323946
OS Grid: SK045239
Mapcode National: GBR 39M.PTH
Mapcode Global: WHBDX.8K79
Entry Name: Main Gateway to Blithfield Hall with Flanking Walls
Listing Date: 8 August 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1190043
English Heritage Legacy ID: 273796
Location: Blithfield, East Staffordshire, Staffordshire, WS15
District: East Staffordshire
Civil Parish: Blithfield
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Blithfield St Leonard
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SK 02 SW BLITHFIELD C.P. BLITHFIELD PARK
- Main gateway to
Blithfield Hall with
Gateway and walls. c.1820. Brick, plastered and lined as ashlar.
4-centred gateway arch with nail studded doors, panelled spandrels and
hood mould terminating in heads, moulded string above to crenellated
parapet between 2 octagonal corner turrets with pseudo machicolated
battlements; flanked by short lengths of battlemented wall each
terminating with a battlemented octagonal turret, the right hand one
adjoining the screen wall to the kitchen courtyard (q.v. under courtyard
walls and outbuildings east of Blithfield Hall) the left hand one adjoined
by a low crenellated and buttressed wall sloping down to join the south
wall of the outer courtyard (q.v. under Bridge, gate piers, wall and
ha-ha to south of Blithfield Hall).
Listing NGR: SK0453423909
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