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Gates,gateways,balustrade and Seat Approximately 50 Metres North East,east and South of Lilford Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Lilford-cum-Wigsthorpe, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.4442 / 52°26'38"N

Longitude: -0.4868 / 0°29'12"W

OS Eastings: 502947

OS Northings: 283986

OS Grid: TL029839

Mapcode National: GBR FY8.PRY

Mapcode Global: VHFNP.JT0P

Entry Name: Gates,gateways,balustrade and Seat Approximately 50 Metres North East,east and South of Lilford Hall

Listing Date: 11 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371977

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232818

Location: Lilford-cum-Wigsthorpe, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Lilford-cum-Wigsthorpe

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Thorpe Achurch St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

TL08SW, TL0284
7/95, 16/95 Gates, gateways, balustrade
and seat approx. 50m. NE, E
and S of Lilford Hall

Gates, gateways, balustrade and seat. Mid C19 by W.G. Habershon of St. Neots.
Limestone ashlar, with cast-iron gates. Arched and lattice balustrade with
rusticated square piers, some with ball finials. Balustrade enclosed formal
garden to east of Lilford Hall (q.v.). Centre of eastern section of balustrade
breaks forward and is flanked by 2 pairs of gates, also breaking forward.
Northern section of balustrade has stone seat attached. Southern section of
balustrade has section attached at right angles between formal garden and
forecourt. Balustrade also forms part of forecourt with Gate arch, walls and
balustrade attached to south-west of Lilford Hall (q.v.), Gate arch, seat niche,
walls, balustrade and terrace walls attached to and to south-east of Lilford
Hall (q.v.) and Balustrade approximately 30 metres south and south-west of
Lilford Hall (q.v.).
(Northamptonshire Records Office, Architectural Drawings Collection; Country
Life, June 27th 1900, p.112-117).

Listing NGR: TL0294783986

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