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Latitude: 52.5487 / 52°32'55"N
Longitude: -0.4905 / 0°29'25"W
OS Eastings: 502450
OS Northings: 295610
OS Grid: TL024956
Mapcode National: GBR FX3.8S4
Mapcode Global: VHFN9.G61H
Entry Name: Gatepiers, Gates, Attached Screen and Lodge House Approximately 50 Metres South East of the Manor House
Listing Date: 12 October 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1040088
English Heritage Legacy ID: 233016
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
18/10 Gatepiers, gates, attached
screen and Lodge House approx.
son SE of The Manor House
Gatepiers, gates attached screen and lodge house. Probably early C20 by Sir
Reginald Blomfield. Squared coursed limestone and limestone ashlar with wrought
iron gates. Lodge house has Collyweston slate roof. 2 pairs of gatepiers, inner
and outer piers are linked by wall with square-head pedestrian gateway.
Horizontally channelled ashlar with arch-head niches to inner piers. Piers are
surmounted by large urns with swags and torchere finials. Inner piers have
standing figures attached to urns. Inner piers formerly linked by gates are now
linked by ashlar screen with balusters. Wrought-iron gateways to pedestrian
openings. Single-storey lodge house, attached to right, probably of 2-unit plan,
has main front facing former driveway, with central gablet and recessed porch
with columns. Formerly the main entrance to Apethorpe Palace (q.v.), modified mid
Listing NGR: TL0245095610
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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