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Archway on Trackway to South West of Old Wardour

A Grade II Listed Building in Donhead St Mary, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.034 / 51°2'2"N

Longitude: -2.0979 / 2°5'52"W

OS Eastings: 393230

OS Northings: 126073

OS Grid: ST932260

Mapcode National: GBR 2YR.4DM

Mapcode Global: FRA 66HD.2HL

Plus Code: 9C3V2WM2+HR

Entry Name: Archway on Trackway to South West of Old Wardour

Listing Date: 6 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183539

English Heritage Legacy ID: 320811

Location: Wardour Castle, Wiltshire, SP3

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Donhead St. Mary

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Donhead St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Tagged with: Archway

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Description


ST 92 NW
4/309

DONHEAD ST. ANDREW
WARDOUR PARK
(south side)
Archway on trackway to south west of Old Wardour

GV
II

Wrongly shown on O.S. map as Lodge.
Archway entrance over former approach to Wardour from the south.
Early C19. Dressed limestone. Round-arched gateway, moulded and
rebated with Arundell crest over, hollow-chamfered pediment over,
buttress either side of arch. South side has Arundell heraldic
arms relief-carved over arch. Attached walls with stepped coping
to west side, to east side are foundations of demolished lodge.
Cast-iron double gates. Rutter describes this as newly built in
1822.
(J. Rutter, Sketch of Wardour Castle and Demesne, 1822)

Listing NGR: ST9323026073

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