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Gates, Railings and Wall Forming Boundary to Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Dowdeswell, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.878 / 51°52'40"N

Longitude: -1.9996 / 1°59'58"W

OS Eastings: 400124

OS Northings: 219931

OS Grid: SP001199

Mapcode National: GBR 2MM.C7V

Mapcode Global: VHB1Y.9276

Entry Name: Gates, Railings and Wall Forming Boundary to Churchyard

Listing Date: 11 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1089361

English Heritage Legacy ID: 129129

Location: Dowdeswell, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Dowdeswell

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Dowdeswell and Andoversford

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


5/30 Gates, railings and wall forming
boundary to churchyard

Gates, railings and wall forming boundary to churchyard of the
Church of St. Michael. Cast iron gates, railings set into dwarf
coursed squared and dressed limestone wall, short coursed squared
and dressed limestone wall on north-west side of churchyard.
Gates and railings C19. Erected by the Rogers family. Wall C17-
Cl8. Railings set into coped dwarf wall with buttresses on
churchyard side of wall to carry cast iron braces to standards with
urn finials at 2.5m intervals. Single gate with heraldic shield
of the Rogers family with motto 'VIGILA ET ORA' on east side of
churchyard. Double gates with single gate adjoining at north-west
corner formerly also with Rogers family heraldic shield (now
missing). Stone wall with pyramidal capping runs away south from
double gates for c25m.

Listing NGR: SP0011519936

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

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