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Latitude: 52.261 / 52°15'39"N
Longitude: -2.8785 / 2°52'42"W
OS Eastings: 340139
OS Northings: 262897
OS Grid: SO401628
Mapcode National: GBR BC.ZN0M
Mapcode Global: VH775.2F4L
Entry Name: Gate Piers and Railings About 25 Metres North-East of Church of St John the Evangelist
Listing Date: 9 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1166753
English Heritage Legacy ID: 149459
Location: Shobdon, County of Herefordshire, HR6
County: County of Herefordshire
Civil Parish: Shobdon
Traditional County: Herefordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire
Church of England Parish: Shobdon
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SHOBDON CP SHOBDON PARK
SO 46 SW
5/56 Gate piers and
25 metres north-east
of Church of St John
Gate piers and railings. Mid-C18 (pre-1765). Ashlar and wroughtiron.
Two square-plan gate piers flanking central entrance, flanking walls,
extending about 15 metres each terminated by two small piers, wall advances
2 metres and is terminated by a square pier. All the outer piers are square,
plain with moulded cornice and pyramidal cap. Central piers each have a pair
of Doric columns with alternating blocks flanking a niche, the top having a
moulded cornice and pediment. The main gates are C18, wrought iron with
elaborate overthrow incorporating two "B"s, one a mirror image of the other
Flanking walls have C18 wrought iron railings. (BoE, p 288).
Listing NGR: SO4014162895
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