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Gateway to Garden

A Grade II* Listed Building in Staunton Harold, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.784 / 52°47'2"N

Longitude: -1.4385 / 1°26'18"W

OS Eastings: 437969

OS Northings: 320858

OS Grid: SK379208

Mapcode National: GBR 6GN.H4R

Mapcode Global: WHDHL.W962

Entry Name: Gateway to Garden

Listing Date: 24 November 1965

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074346

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187844

Location: Staunton Harold, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, LE65

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Staunton Harold

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Breedon-on-the-Hill St Mary and St Hardulph

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


1/72 Gateway to Garden



Gateway, moved from its original site. Dated 1681, in baroque manner. Lower
stage has square-headed doorway in rusticated surround, with keystone, and
rusticated Doric plasters, consoles on rusticated flanking walls, and cornice
over. Above this, a tall rectangular panel with foliate swags, eagles, and
rusticated pilasters with coruncopia buttresses. Above the cornice, a shallow
flat headed pediment bearing an urn.

Listing NGR: SK3796920858

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

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