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Latitude: 51.558 / 51°33'28"N
Longitude: -2.167 / 2°10'1"W
OS Eastings: 388518
OS Northings: 184362
OS Grid: ST885843
Mapcode National: GBR 1PY.BXX
Mapcode Global: VH95Y.D37G
Entry Name: Gateway Boundary Wall to the South of Norton Manor
Listing Date: 3 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1023216
English Heritage Legacy ID: 318056
Location: Norton, Wiltshire, SN16
Civil Parish: Norton
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Norton
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
NORTON SHERSTON ROAD
ST 88 SE
5/59 Gateway and Boundary
Wall to the south of
Ornamental gateway and boundary wall. Gateway 1623, re-erected
and set in new boundary wall in 1901. Ashlar gateway, coursed
rubble wall with flush rusticated dressed stone quoins and ashlar
copings. Wrought iron gate and railings. Round-arched gateway
with moulded jambs, bracketed keystone, coved spandrels with
roundel decoration and gabled lintel with ball finials to ends.
Low wall ramped to gateway and at ends: ball finials to ends and
simple lance railings. Similar railings to gate. Gateway
resited during Captain C.H. Fenwick's ownership of Norton Manor
(q.v.), probably under the supervision of F.A. Lawson of Stroud.
See also corresponding gateway under Sherston Road (south side).
(June Badeni, Wiltshire Forefathers, 1960.)
Listing NGR: ST8851884362
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