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The Canal Gates and Flanking Walls on West Side of the Lake

A Grade II Listed Building in Lindrick with Studley Royal and Fountains, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1167 / 54°7'0"N

Longitude: -1.5742 / 1°34'27"W

OS Eastings: 427932

OS Northings: 469062

OS Grid: SE279690

Mapcode National: GBR KNFV.Z1

Mapcode Global: WHC7T.SSLG

Entry Name: The Canal Gates and Flanking Walls on West Side of the Lake

Listing Date: 6 March 1967

Last Amended: 11 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331070

Location: Lindrick with Studley Royal and Fountains, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG4

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Lindrick with Studley Royal and Fountains

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

9/66 The Canal Gates and
flanking walls on west
6.3.67 side of The Lake (formerly
listed as Canal Gates)


Gates, overthrow, gate piers, flanking walls, railings and lodge house.
c1730 for John Aislabie; restored 1967 and 1985. Wrought iron and ashlar;
foliage replaced in phospher bronze, shield of lead. Gates: 2 leaves, bars
and dogbars with scrolled decoration; overthrow decorated with scrolls,
foliage and shield. Flanking piers: approximately 4 metres high overall;
each has moulded base and cornice surmounted by tall urn with garlands and
masks. Flanking walls: each has round-arched pedestrian gateway with plain
gate and pilaster buttress surmounted by ball finial. On left the wall is
ramped down and carries a railing with trefoil finials. A gateway gives
access to the stewards house, now restaurant (qv). The wall returns and
links with the walling of the cascade (qv) in front of the restaurant. On
right is a small lodge house known since 1967 as the 'lemonade house', built
against the wall and undergoing complete rebuilding at time of resurvey. A
lodge, similar in design to the Fishing Tabernacles on the Cascade (qv) and
closing the facade at the west end, stood behind the wall to left, and was
demolished c1860 when the restaurant was built. W T C Walker, personal

Listing NGR: SE2793269062

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

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