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Latitude: 51.3844 / 51°23'3"N
Longitude: -0.9532 / 0°57'11"W
OS Eastings: 472941
OS Northings: 165563
OS Grid: SU729655
Mapcode National: GBR C6M.5SY
Mapcode Global: VHDX6.FGFJ
Entry Name: The Garden Gate and Walls Approximately 75 Metres North West of the Stable Block to Swallowfield Park
Listing Date: 1 August 1952
Last Amended: 14 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1118063
English Heritage Legacy ID: 41593
Location: Swallowfield, Wokingham, RG7
Civil Parish: Swallowfield
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Swallowfield
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SWALLOWFIELD CHURCH ROAD
SU 76 NW
The garden gate and walls approx-
imately 75 metres north-west of
the stable block to Swallowfield
1.8.52 Park (formerly listed as Swallow-
field Park and gateway from garden
onto path leading to courtyard)
Doorway now garden gate and adjoining walls enclosing the kitchen garden.
Late C17 gate by Talman stone. Architrave flanked by pilasters with
garlands, broken segmental pediment with swags and drapes on carved
brackets. The walls are C18 and early C19, brick, approximately 4 metres
high with weathered top. The return section on the north-east has a
plinth and rises to an elliptical curved top with dentil course, and has
3 square recesses panelled at high level ; and with segmental brick arches
at low level. The garden gate was formerly a doorway in Swallowfield
Park House. V.C.H. Vol.III p.267 B.0.E. (Berkshire) p.238.
Listing NGR: SU7294165563
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