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Entrance Gates and Piers, Terrace Walls and Steps, Adjoining New Lodge on North Side

A Grade II Listed Building in Bray, Windsor and Maidenhead

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4673 / 51°28'2"N

Longitude: -0.6889 / 0°41'20"W

OS Eastings: 491169

OS Northings: 175075

OS Grid: SU911750

Mapcode National: GBR F8H.SS6

Mapcode Global: VHFTF.0DN0

Entry Name: Entrance Gates and Piers, Terrace Walls and Steps, Adjoining New Lodge on North Side

Listing Date: 2 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136153

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41044

Location: Bray, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL4

County: Windsor and Maidenhead

Civil Parish: Bray

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Winkfield

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BRAY DRIFT ROAD
SU 97 NW
(south side, off)
10/31 Entrance gates and piers,
terrace walls and steps,
adjoining New Lodge on north side
G.V. II

Entrance gates and piers, walls and steps forming entrance terrace, now enclosing car parking.
c 1857 by T Cubitt. Stock brick walls with stone dressings; stone flights of steps and
ornaments. 2 gate piers on east side, stone with brick insets. Octagonal roll-moulded shafts on
square bases, with moulded plinths. Moulded cornices with floral decoration; surmounted by a
griffin clasping a shield of arms, sitting on a 4-stage base, the bottom stage with a quatrefoil
carved on each face. 2 wrought-iron gates, decorated with open-circles and scrolls, with an
arrowhead top rail. Walls on west, north, and on east with gate piers (q.v.). Projecting plinth
with weathered, stone capping; moulded stone coping; slightly projecting piers at regular
intervals. A flight of stone steps on the east and west sides, each of 6 steps. Weathered
strings; 4 large square newels with moulded plinth and cornice surmounted by urns. At the higher
level, smaller U-plan terraces are enclosed by parapet walls of stone, with pierced cusped
balustrades and inset leaf ornament. Carved and moulded dies, and moulded coping. The corner
newels and piers are surmounted by urns and vases. The top newels on each flight of steps have a
pair of small wrought iron gates similar in style to the entrance gates and with rose ornament.
Included for group value.


Listing NGR: SU9116975075

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