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Latitude: 52.1124 / 52°6'44"N
Longitude: 0.0323 / 0°1'56"E
OS Eastings: 539263
OS Northings: 247952
OS Grid: TL392479
Mapcode National: GBR L8B.GZF
Mapcode Global: VHHKM.H5YH
Entry Name: Gates and Gatepiers and Wall at Docwra's Manor
Listing Date: 22 November 1967
Last Amended: 18 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1166005
English Heritage Legacy ID: 52387
Location: Shepreth, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, SG8
District: South Cambridgeshire
Civil Parish: Shepreth
Built-Up Area: Shepreth
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Shepreth All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Ely
SHEPRETH MELDRETH ROAD
(North west side)
Gates and gatepiers
and wall at
( formerly listed
boundary walls s
Gates, gatepiers and wall with railings. Square red brick piers with
limestone cornices and ball finials. Wnmmtiron gates with overthrow of C and
S scrolls and tulip and acanthus decoration, enclosing the initial W. (The
initial is a modern replacement of the original.) The flanking dwarf brick
wall has wrot-iron spearhead railings. Docwra's Manor was acquired by Joseph
Woodham in 1743 and the facade of the house, the gates, wall and piers
probably date from then.
V.C.H. Cambs. Vol. 5 p.255
Listing NGR: TL3926347952
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