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Latitude: 52.4071 / 52°24'25"N
Longitude: -0.5794 / 0°34'45"W
OS Eastings: 496733
OS Northings: 279737
OS Grid: SP967797
Mapcode National: GBR DXD.4B7
Mapcode Global: VHFNT.XR1L
Entry Name: Gates, Gatepiers and Attached Screens Approximately 600 Metres South East of South Front of Drayton House
Listing Date: 23 May 1967
Last Amended: 31 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1040294
English Heritage Legacy ID: 232498
Location: Lowick, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN14
District: East Northamptonshire
Civil Parish: Lowick
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Lowick St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
SP97NE LOWICK DRAYTON PARK
6/64 Gates, gatepiers and attached
23/05/67 screens approx. 600m. SE of S
front of Drayton House
(Formerly listed as screen, SE
avenue to Drayton House)
Gates, gatepiers and screens. Early C18 for the Duchess of Norfolk, Limestone
ashlar gatepiers with wrought iron gates and screens. Gatepiers are rusticated
with attached columns, and moulded cornices, surmounted by closed lead urns.
Gates with pyramid scroll tops. Attached railings with scroll panelled standards
and scroll cresting. Located on main north/south axis of south front of Drayton
(Gardens included in HBMCE Register of Parks and Gardens at grade I.
Cornforth, J., Country Life, 20th May, 1965, p.1216; Buildings of England:
Northamptonshire, p.189; Jackson-Stops G, Drayton House, 1978).
Listing NGR: SP9673379737
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