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Latitude: 50.3595 / 50°21'34"N
Longitude: -4.175 / 4°10'30"W
OS Eastings: 245387
OS Northings: 53330
OS Grid: SX453533
Mapcode National: GBR NV.VMG0
Mapcode Global: FRA 2842.WVV
Entry Name: Gate Piers, Gates and Entrance Screen at Lower Lodge
Listing Date: 23 January 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1140625
English Heritage Legacy ID: 61872
Location: Maker-with-Rame, Cornwall, PL10
Civil Parish: Maker-with-Rame
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Maker
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 45 SW MAKER-WITH-RAME MOUNT EDGCUMBE COUNTRY PARK
7/215 Gate Piers, Gates and Entrance
screen at Lower Lodge
Gate piers, gates and railings. Late C17/early C18 and C20. Granite; cast and
wrought iron. Long stretch of railings on a dwarf wall forming a screen at the
entrance to Mount Edgcumbe Park. Pier at each end of railings, gates to right and
terminal pier to right: of gates with small foot gate to end right.
The dwarf wall carries spear head railings; to left a large rusticated granite pier
of square plan on moulded plinth with cornice, cap and necking surmounted by ball
finial. To the left a buttress with large moulded granite volute. Similar pier to
right of carriage gates, pier to left of gates a C20 copy in brown granite without
buttress. Double iron carriage gates; small foot gate adjoins Lower Lodge (q.v.).
All the ironwork appears to be of C20.
The entrance to Mount Edgcumbe Park from Plymouth via the Cremyll ferry. Piers in
similar style to the Triumphal Arch at Higher Lodge (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SX4538753330
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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