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Gate Piers at Entrance to Drive to Heskin Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Heskin, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6363 / 53°38'10"N

Longitude: -2.7143 / 2°42'51"W

OS Eastings: 352865

OS Northings: 415768

OS Grid: SD528157

Mapcode National: GBR 9VHD.46

Mapcode Global: WH866.8VQQ

Entry Name: Gate Piers at Entrance to Drive to Heskin Hall

Listing Date: 17 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362098

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184390

Location: Heskin, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Heskin

Built-Up Area: Eccleston

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Eccleston St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 51 NW
9/136 Gate Piers at entrance to
drive to Heskin Hall
- II

Two gate piers. Perhaps late C17. Dressed stone. Square in section and
c.3 metres high. Massive, decorated in Renaissance style: panelled
pedestals with moulded feet and tops, panelled pillars with moulded
cornices, fluted friezes, and egg-and-dart bands beneath very prominent
moulded caps, which bear 2-stage moulded pedestals to former finials; parts
damaged or missing.

Listing NGR: SD5286515768

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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