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Gate Piers to Fonthill Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Fonthill Gifford, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0801 / 51°4'48"N

Longitude: -2.0995 / 2°5'58"W

OS Eastings: 393124

OS Northings: 131196

OS Grid: ST931311

Mapcode National: GBR 2Y5.B03

Mapcode Global: FRA 66H8.FWM

Entry Name: Gate Piers to Fonthill Park

Listing Date: 6 January 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318782

English Heritage Legacy ID: 320880

Location: Fonthill Gifford, Wiltshire, SP3

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Fonthill Gifford

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Fonthill Gifford Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

FONTHILL GIFFORD FONTHILL GIFFORD VILLAGE
ST 93 SW (east side)

1/91 Gate piers to Fonthill Park
6.1.66

GV II

Gate piers with short flanking walls. Probably early C19.
Vermiculated limestone. Gate piers with corniced capping and
superimposed short plinths probably to missing finials, to either
side is short vermiculated wall with square vermiculated end piers.
Wooden gates to former carriage drive, to site of Fonthill
Splendens. Probably erected during the time of George Mortimer's
residence in one of the rebuilt pavilions of Splendens.


Listing NGR: ST9312431196

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