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Railings, Gatepiers, Gates and Drinking Fountain at Parish Church of St Andrews Along Road Frontage

A Grade II Listed Building in St Margarets, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7907 / 51°47'26"N

Longitude: 0.0091 / 0°0'32"E

OS Eastings: 538660

OS Northings: 212139

OS Grid: TL386121

Mapcode National: GBR KBV.P3W

Mapcode Global: VHHM5.38N2

Entry Name: Railings, Gatepiers, Gates and Drinking Fountain at Parish Church of St Andrews Along Road Frontage

Listing Date: 30 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078752

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355893

Location: Stanstead Abbots, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Stanstead Abbots

Built-Up Area: St Margarets

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Stanstead Abbots

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(east side)

Stanstead Abbots village
5/28 Railings, Gatepiers, Gates
and Drinking Fountain at
Parish Church of
St Andrews along road


Railings, 1 pair of gates, 4 gatepiers and matching drinking
fountain. 1881 by Alfred Waterhouse as part of St Andrews Church
built for T F Buxton of Easneye. On a flint faced stone capped
base, a long stretch of iron railings with cast iron spearheads,
supported by higher standards with knobs and backstays. Near
each end a pair of square gatepiers of knapped flint with white
stone quions, plinth offset, and large capping stone carved in
the form of a cross-gabled roof with trefoil roll ridge. A
square seating on top is occupied by a fluted cast iron lamp
standard on the inner of each pair of gateposts. In the middle a
rectangular pier of similar design but with a half-octagonal
corbelled stone basin on the roadside face with a lion's head
spout below over a rusticated projecting dog basin. Remaining
pair of gates at W end have similar railings as uprights with an
arched brace rising to the centre. 1 gate from E pair lying
inside grounds.

Listing NGR: TL3866012139

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

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