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Gate Piers About 20 Metres South West and Wall to Churchyard of Holy Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Goodnestone, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2458 / 51°14'44"N

Longitude: 1.2288 / 1°13'43"E

OS Eastings: 625438

OS Northings: 154576

OS Grid: TR254545

Mapcode National: GBR VZZ.ZCX

Mapcode Global: VHLGQ.7YYC

Entry Name: Gate Piers About 20 Metres South West and Wall to Churchyard of Holy Cross

Listing Date: 3 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070259

English Heritage Legacy ID: 177959

Location: Goodnestone, Dover, Kent, CT3

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Goodnestone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TR 25 SE
(West side)
3/98 Gate piers
about 20 metres
south west and
wall to church-
yard of Church
of Holy Cross
Gate piers. Early C18. Red brick in 2 shades, with stone cap. About 8
feel high, with plinth and stone ball finials (1 ball missing), the piers
are about 10 yards apart and joined by the stone base to a missing iron
rail, with 2 central steps. The whole originally formed a ceremonial
entrance to the churchyard from Goodnestone Park. The wall, terminated
at the west end by a pier with a ball finial, varies in height from about
6 feet to about 10 feet at the east end where it adjoins Lindley House,
and is almost entirely mid C19, although there are traces of an earlier

Listing NGR: TR2541554411

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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