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Latitude: 53.1601 / 53°9'36"N
Longitude: -3.3699 / 3°22'11"W
OS Eastings: 308499
OS Northings: 363430
OS Grid: SJ084634
Mapcode National: GBR 6P.4XKM
Mapcode Global: WH772.6TJR
Entry Name: Forecourt Gates and Gatepiers at Llanrhaeadr Hall
Listing Date: 29 November 1999
Last Amended: 29 November 1999
Source ID: 22689
Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Location: At the entrance to the metalled forecourt, at the end of a tree-lined drive.
Community: Llanrhaeadr yng Nghinmeirch
Traditional County: Denbighshire
Gates and gatepiers erected as part of Thomas Penson the younger's remodelling of Llanrhaeadr Hall, 1841-2.
Pair of Jacobethan forecourt gatepiers with contemporary wrought iron gates. The gatepiers are constructed of carved and dressed limestone blocks and stand to a height of approximately 3m. Each pier has a plain chamfered base, with fielded and faceted panels to the front and rear faces and narrow projecting side sections having volutes to the top; moulded cornices with geometric finials on turned plinths. The gates are arched and have plain vertical railings with scrolled, decorative cresting.
Listed for its special interest as a pair of forecourt gates and gatepiers relating to Thomas Penson's 1841-2 remodelling of Llanrhaeadr Hall.
Group value with other listed items at Llanrhaeadr Hall.
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