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Latitude: 52.4449 / 52°26'41"N
Longitude: -0.4875 / 0°29'14"W
OS Eastings: 502899
OS Northings: 284067
OS Grid: TL028840
Mapcode National: GBR FY8.PL6
Mapcode Global: VHFNP.HTN3
Entry Name: Gate Arch,walls and Balustrade Attached to South West of Lilford Hall
Listing Date: 11 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1040173
English Heritage Legacy ID: 232820
Location: Lilford-cum-Wigsthorpe, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8
District: East Northamptonshire
Civil Parish: Lilford-cum-Wigsthorpe
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Thorpe Achurch St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
LILFORD CUM WIGSTHORPE LILFORD PARK
Gate arch, walls and
balustrade attached to SW of
Gate arch, walls and balustrade. Mid C19 by W.G. Habershon of St. Neots.
Limestone ashlar. Gatearch in Jacobean style has arch-head opening flanked by
columns supporting an entablature with bracketed cornice. Device with scrolls
and finial above. Flanking walls are rusticated and have open arched parapet.
Balustrade attached at right angles to left of gate arch is similar with
rusticated square piers some with ball finials. Gate arch forms pair with, and
part of, forecourt with gatearch, seat niche walls, balustrade and terrace walls
attached to and to south-east of Lilford Hall (q.v.), Balustrade approximately
30 metres south of Lilford Hall (q.v.), and Gates, gateways, balustrade and seat
approximately 50 metres north-east and east and south of Lilford Hall (q.v.).
(Northamptonshire Records Office, Architectural Drawings Collection; Country
Life, June 27th 1900, p.l12-l17).
Listing NGR: TL0289984067
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