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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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Latitude: 51.0203 / 51°1'13"N

Longitude: -2.1427 / 2°8'33"W

OS Eastings: 390084

OS Northings: 124556

OS Grid: ST900245

Mapcode National: GBR 1XC.YYF

Mapcode Global: FRA 66DF.31R

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: Donhead St. Mary, Wiltshire, SP7

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Donhead St. Mary

Built-Up Area: 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

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Listing Text

ST 92 NW (south side)

4/309 Archway on trackway to
south west of Old Wardour


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
(J. Rutter, Sketch of Wardour Castle and Demesne, 1822)

Listing NGR: ST9008424556

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