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Latitude: 51.3969 / 51°23'48"N
Longitude: -1.3972 / 1°23'49"W
OS Eastings: 442034
OS Northings: 166605
OS Grid: SU420666
Mapcode National: GBR 81W.7LH
Mapcode Global: VHC21.Q4QY
Entry Name: Pair of Gate Piers 103 Metres South of East End of Church
Listing Date: 6 March 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1136047
English Heritage Legacy ID: 39775
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)
15/11 Pair of Gate piers 103
metres South of East
end of Church
Gate piers. Early C18. Brick with stone dressings. Pair of tall square
piers with stone plinth base and moulded stone plinth top. Stone corniced
caps surmounted by carved stone urns. east and west faces have arched
niches above plinths with stone strings at base of the arches, stone key
blocks and stone shells in niches, moulded stone panels above niches. north
and south faces have brick pilasters for gate hinges capped by stone moulded
cornices and scrolls. Gate piers to the former Manor House built for the
Earl of Craven by Sir Balthazar Gerbier and William Wynne and burnt down
in 1718. B.O.E. Berkshire p.152, Murray's Berkshire Architectural Guide
Listing NGR: SU4203466605
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