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Latitude: 52.7585 / 52°45'30"N
Longitude: -2.7473 / 2°44'50"W
OS Eastings: 349661
OS Northings: 318133
OS Grid: SJ496181
Mapcode National: GBR 7H.ZC4W
Mapcode Global: WH8BF.RXXP
Entry Name: Pair of Gate Piers Approximately 40 Metres to South East of Albrighton Hall
Listing Date: 27 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1055160
English Heritage Legacy ID: 259121
Location: Pimhill, Shropshire, SY4
Civil Parish: Pimhill
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Albrighton with Battlefield St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
BOMERE HEATH C.P. ALBRIGHTON
SJ 41 NE
6/60 Pair of gate piers approx.
- 40 metres to south-east of
Pair of gate piers. Probably late C17. Grey sandstone ashlar. Two
square piers, each with moulded plinth, chamfered rustication, moulded
cornice, and concave cap with globe finial. Small projection on inside
face of each pier. No gates at time of survey (January 1987). The piers
are axially placed on the main entrance of Albrighton Hall (q.v.) and were
probably part of the former principal approach to the house,although it is
possible that they may have been moved to this location at a later date,
perhaps in 1885 when the house was enlarged. There are a pair of similar
piers (now moved a short distance from their Former location) near the
south lodge to the house (neither piers or lodge are included on this list).
Listing NGR: SJ4966118133
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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