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Latitude: 52.8932 / 52°53'35"N
Longitude: -1.3978 / 1°23'52"W
OS Eastings: 440612
OS Northings: 333035
OS Grid: SK406330
Mapcode National: GBR 7GP.MF9
Mapcode Global: WHDH1.HJMT
Entry Name: Gate Piers and Attached Walls to West of Service Court at Elvaston Castle
Listing Date: 10 November 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1096393
English Heritage Legacy ID: 83007
Location: Elvaston, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE72
Civil Parish: Elvaston
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Elvaston-cum-Thulston-cum-Ambaston St Bartholomew
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 43 SW
PARISH OF ELVASTON
Gate Piers and Attached Walls to West of Service Court at Elvaston Castle
Gate piers and attached walls. C18 gate piers with C19 walls,
both restored in C20. Built for the Earl of Harrington. Stone.
Two 12 feet high square piers, with low ashlar walls to either
side, topped by ridgeback copings, each ramping up at the
junction with the piers. The piers have a square fillet taken
out of each corner and moulded bases. West side of each pier is
rusticated and has a carved frieze with the shield of the Earl
of Harrington. Other sides of the piers are plain. Above each
has a moulded cornice topped by a large ball finial.
Listing NGR: SK4061233035
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