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Gate and Gate Piers Approximately 20 Metres to North East of the Warren

A Grade II Listed Building in Acton Burnell, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6139 / 52°36'49"N

Longitude: -2.6923 / 2°41'32"W

OS Eastings: 353221

OS Northings: 302013

OS Grid: SJ532020

Mapcode National: GBR BL.8KVF

Mapcode Global: WH8C7.MK5H

Entry Name: Gate and Gate Piers Approximately 20 Metres to North East of the Warren

Listing Date: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366724

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259660

Location: Acton Burnell, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Acton Burnell

Built-Up Area: Acton Burnell

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Acton Burnell

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

ACTON BURNELL C.P. ACTON BURNELL
SJ 50 SW
6/8 Gate and gate piers
- approx. 20m to north-
east of The Warren
GV II

Gate and gate piers. Early to mid-C19. Painted cast iron. Pair of
square-section cast iron gate piers with pierced side panels, moulded
bases and capitals, and pyramidal caps with globe finials; each pier
has a cast relief of a seated dog at the base and relief of a stag's
head on each face beneath the capital. Single wrought iron gate with
spear-head railings, dograil with spear-head dogbars and lozenge-
pattern braces, and semi-circular brace above with lozenge-pattern
bracing between. The stag's head is the symbol of the Smythe family,
former occupants of Acton Burnell Hall (q.v.), and it is said that the gate
and gate piers have been moved to their present location from else-
where.

Listing NGR: SJ5322002013

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