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Gate Piers and Attached Wall to the West Approximately 100 Yards South West of Whittington Old Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Whittington, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.6715 / 52°40'17"N

Longitude: -1.7629 / 1°45'46"W

OS Eastings: 416130

OS Northings: 308225

OS Grid: SK161082

Mapcode National: GBR 4DX.K3X

Mapcode Global: WHCGW.W3QS

Entry Name: Gate Piers and Attached Wall to the West Approximately 100 Yards South West of Whittington Old Hall

Listing Date: 20 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374269

English Heritage Legacy ID: 272597

Location: Whittington, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS14

County: Staffordshire

District: Lichfield

Civil Parish: Whittington

Built-Up Area: Whittington (Lichfield)

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Whittington St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


11/108 Gate piers and attached
- wall to the west approximately
100 yards south-west of
Whittington Old Hall


Pair of gate piers and wall. Dated 1673. Rusticated ashlar piers and
red brick wall with ashlar coping approximately 20 yards long; Each pier
is square in section and has a cap with projecting cornice and the base
of a former finial on top, the frieze of each pier has an oval panel, the
left hand one bears an oval frieze and the inscription "FOYIST / TOVT",
the right hand one is inscribed 1673. The gate piers formerly flanked
an entrance to the grounds of Whittington Old Hall, which was blocked by
the present wall.

Listing NGR: SK1613008225

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

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