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Latitude: 52.9435 / 52°56'36"N
Longitude: -0.6202 / 0°37'12"W
OS Eastings: 492816
OS Northings: 339346
OS Grid: SK928393
Mapcode National: GBR DPS.D1H
Mapcode Global: WHGKH.F8WS
Entry Name: Entrance Gates and Railings to the Wilderness 150 Metres West of Belton House
Listing Date: 21 September 1979
Last Amended: 14 November 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1194863
English Heritage Legacy ID: 382859
Location: Belton and Manthorpe, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG32
District: South Kesteven
Civil Parish: Belton and Manthorpe
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Belton St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
BELTON & MANTHORPE
SK9239 BELTON PARK, Belton
1315-0/8/75 (West side)
21/09/79 Entrance gates and railings to The
Wilderness, 150m west of Belton
(Formerly Listed as:
BELTON PARK, Belton
Railings, piers and gates at
entrance to the Wilderness W of
Entrance gateway and railings on the west side of Belton House
Drive. Early C18, resited mid C18, and extended C19. L-plan.
Wrought-iron gate with side screens and overthrow with crest,
flanked by 3 bays of railing with ornamental panels, on a
stone plinth. Beyond, square ashlar piers with plinths,
blind-arcaded tops and moulded cornices, topped with urns.
Beyond, to north, bordering Belton House Drive, a C19
cast-iron spearhead railing with stone plinth and square
piers, approx 150m long. To the south east, a similar railing,
approx loom long, with an off-centre double gateway and square
ashlar piers. At the east end, a smaller gate.
The main gateway was formerly at Hough Hall.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N, Harris J & Antram N:
Lincolnshire: London: 1964-1989: 139).
Listing NGR: SK9281639346
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