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Gatepiers at Down Ampney House

A Grade II Listed Building in Down Ampney, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.6681 / 51°40'5"N

Longitude: -1.8582 / 1°51'29"W

OS Eastings: 409899

OS Northings: 196601

OS Grid: SU098966

Mapcode National: GBR 3RN.C10

Mapcode Global: VHB2Z.QBZL

Entry Name: Gatepiers at Down Ampney House

Listing Date: 4 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1089940

English Heritage Legacy ID: 129854

Location: Down Ampney, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Down Ampney

Built-Up Area: Down Ampney

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Down Ampney All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


8/111 Gatepiers at Down Ampney House



Outer and inner pairs of gatepiers on perimeter wall to east of
Down Ampney House (q.v.). Probably late C18. Both pairs
identical, inner pair approximately 4m high, outer pair
approximately 3m high. Square, ashlar on base with moulded top
edge, rising to very wide moulded cornice with stepped square cap
surmounted by large ball finial. Single wrought-iron gates between
inner and outer pair on both sides, double matching gates between
inner pair, all with trefoil-heads to each railing.

Listing NGR: SU0989996601

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

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