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Main Entrance Gatepiers at Dunshay Manor 30 M East of the House, Including Mounting Block North of Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Worth Matravers, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6164 / 50°36'58"N

Longitude: -2.0278 / 2°1'40"W

OS Eastings: 398125

OS Northings: 79630

OS Grid: SY981796

Mapcode National: GBR 33W.B3P

Mapcode Global: FRA 67MF.ZRD

Entry Name: Main Entrance Gatepiers at Dunshay Manor 30 M East of the House, Including Mounting Block North of Gate

Listing Date: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120252

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109114

Location: Worth Matravers, Purbeck, Dorset, BH19

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Worth Matravers

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Worth Matravers St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


4/104 Main entrance gatepiers at
Dunshay Manor 30 m east of the
house, including mounting block
north of gate


Entrance gateway. Mid-C17. Pair of ashlar stone gatepiers with panelled
sides and moulded caps with tall pyramidal finials. These linked by curved
rubble stone walls to an outer pair of ashlar piers with panelled sides and
moulded caps. Stone mounting block, north of the entrance has a top step,
probably the base of a cheese press.

Note. C20 wood gates - not listable.

Listing NGR: SY9812579630

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

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