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Gate Piers and Attached Walls to West of Service Court at Elvaston Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Elvaston, Derbyshire

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096393

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83007

Location: Elvaston, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE72

County: Derbyshire

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

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Listing Text

SK 43 SW

(West Elide)
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

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

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