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Latitude: 51.3963 / 51°23'46"N
Longitude: -1.398 / 1°23'52"W
OS Eastings: 441980
OS Northings: 166538
OS Grid: SU419665
Mapcode National: GBR 81W.FD3
Mapcode Global: VHC21.Q59D
Entry Name: Pair of Gate Piers 210 Metres Due South of Church Tower
Listing Date: 6 March 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1117219
English Heritage Legacy ID: 39774
Location: Hampstead Marshall, West Berkshire, RG20
County: West Berkshire
Civil Parish: Hampstead Marshall
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Hamstead Marshall
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SU 46 NW HAMSTEAD MARSHALL PARK LANE (East Side)
15/10 Pair of Gate piers 210
metres due South of
Gate piers. Late C17. Possibly by Edward Pierce. Stone. Pair of tall
square piers with moulded plinths, rusticated corners and corniced caps
surmounted by stone balls. Heavily carved panels of fruit, flowers and
leaves to north and south faces, plain pilasters with scroll caps to east
and west faces. Gate piers to the former Manor House built for the Earl
of Craven by Sir BalthazarGerbier and William Wynne and burnt down in 1718.
B.O.E. Berkshire p.152, Murray's Berkshire Architectural Guide p.127.
Listing NGR: SU4198066538
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