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Latitude: 52.5474 / 52°32'50"N
Longitude: -0.4914 / 0°29'29"W
OS Eastings: 502392
OS Northings: 295465
OS Grid: TL023954
Mapcode National: GBR FX3.8L0
Mapcode Global: VHFN9.F7KH
Entry Name: Wall and Gatepier Attached to North East Corner of East Front of Apethorpe Palace
Listing Date: 23 May 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1040084
English Heritage Legacy ID: 233010
Location: Apethorpe, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8
District: East Northamptonshire
Civil Parish: Apethorpe
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Apethorpe St Leonard
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
This list entry was subject to a minor amendment on 03/02/2015.
APETHORPE APETHORPE PARK
18/4 Wall and gatepier attached to
23/05/67 NE corner of East front of
Wall and gatepier. Early C20 by Sir Reginald Blomfield for Leonard Brassey later
Baron Brassey. Limestone ashlar gatepier and squared coursed limestone wall.
Gatepier has obelisk with swags and ball finial. The forecourt was originally
the gravel garden of the early C18. The wall and gatepier form part of the
forecourt layout to Apethorpe Palace with Apethorpe Palace (q.v.) and walls,
gatepiers and attached gates attached to and extending approximately 40 metres
east of East front of Apethorpe Palace (q.v.).
(Country Life: March 20th 1909, p414-423: March 27th 1909, p450-459)
Listing NGR: TL0239295465
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