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Walls, Piers and Gates Attached to North East of Antony House

A Grade II Listed Building in Antony, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3856 / 50°23'8"N

Longitude: -4.2269 / 4°13'36"W

OS Eastings: 241781

OS Northings: 56343

OS Grid: SX417563

Mapcode National: GBR NS.T02N

Mapcode Global: FRA 2810.T8H

Entry Name: Walls, Piers and Gates Attached to North East of Antony House

Listing Date: 26 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140710

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61680

Location: Antony, Cornwall, PL11

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Antony

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Antony

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


3/25 Walls, piers and gates attached to
north east of Antony House


Walls, piers and gates, attached to north east of Anthony House and enclosing yard.
1905 with later additions. Brick with limestone dressings.
Two ranges of walls, the first enclosing the yard, the second running from the house
towards the north east.
The first range is about 8 metres long, with central opening, ramped up to end left
to meet the stable block where it is surmounted by a carved limestone heraldic bird.
To right, 2 brick piers on plinths, about 4 metres high, with stone cornice and
heraldic birds. Wall extends a further 10 metres, where it meets the second range.
This has a pair of similar brick piers with plain caps and ball finials on shaped
stems, with cast iron spike-finial gates. This range is about 15 metres long, ramped
up at the eastern end and surmounted by a limestone bust of a warrior. On the north
front, this wall is divided into 4 bays by brick pilasters, with terminal piers and
central pier with cornice and limestone balls finial on stem. The wall is extended
to join the house, concealing basement offices, with 3 three 2-light casements at
lower ground floor level.

Listing NGR: SX4178156343

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

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