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Latitude: 51.9052 / 51°54'18"N
Longitude: -2.3105 / 2°18'37"W
OS Eastings: 378732
OS Northings: 223009
OS Grid: SO787230
Mapcode National: GBR 0J5.JNG
Mapcode Global: VH943.WCWT
Entry Name: Courtyard Wall and Railings, Hartpury House
Listing Date: 18 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1078699
English Heritage Legacy ID: 125569
Location: Hartpury, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL19
District: Forest of Dean
Civil Parish: Hartpury
Built-Up Area: Hartpury College
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Hartpury St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 72 SE HARTPURY -
Courtyard wall and railings
Courtyard wall and railings; 1896, By Sir Guy Dawber for William
Gordon-Canning. English-bond brick work, ashlar dressings, wrought
iron. Enclose rectangular courtyard in front of Hartpury House
(q.v.) on 3 sides. Gates to park opposite porch to house: short
fixed railings each side of double gates, decorative central
feature above main level. Square, panelled stone piers each side
with cornice and ball finial. Low brick wall, stone coping with
swept top carries railings either side, 5 bays to left, 6 to
right: railings supported by lyre-shaped stone uprights with
cornice, set across wall. Straight top and bottom rails to
railings, decorative feature in centre of each bay, framed vertical
bars. Tall, square brick pillars at front corners, stone bands,
cornice and ball finials, last with vermiculated band around
centre. On right 2 panels return to main entrance gate, piers as
corners, but with nib for gates, returned with stone console to
pier at top. Gates missing. High, plain brick wall links to
house. On left low brick wall forms end of courtyard, returning to
house: 2 openings, with low, square piers, plinth and flat stone
coping with moulded edge (date on House; D. Verey, Gloucestershire,
The Vale and Forest of Dean, 1970; notes at House).
Listing NGR: SO7873223009
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