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Gates, Doors, Piers and Attached Quadrants of Wall to Watermoor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cirencester, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7123 / 51°42'44"N

Longitude: -1.9642 / 1°57'51"W

OS Eastings: 402569

OS Northings: 201511

OS Grid: SP025015

Mapcode National: GBR 3QY.N6P

Mapcode Global: VHB2Q.W7Z5

Plus Code: 9C3WP26P+W8

Entry Name: Gates, Doors, Piers and Attached Quadrants of Wall to Watermoor House

Listing Date: 23 July 1971

Last Amended: 24 May 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187534

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365471

Location: Cirencester, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Cirencester

Built-Up Area: Cirencester

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cirencester St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


578-1/6/333 (North East side)
23/07/71 Gates, doors, piers and attached
quadrants of wall to Watermoor House
(Formerly Listed as:
Watermoor House and gate piers)


Entrance gates, doors, piers and attached quadrants of wall.
1827. By William Jay for Joseph Mullings. Piers and walls in
limestone ashlar and coursed squared limestone; gates and
panels over doors in wrought and cast-iron. Pair of gates
approximately 3m high with waterlily tops to bars and dog
bars, horizontal cast-iron decorative panel to centre;
flanking ashlar gate piers with recessed corners and deep
plinth have anthemion and palmette frieze, enriched moulded
cornice, stepped cap with ball finial. Flanking sections of
straight wall each have door divided into 4 vertical panels by
applied moulding in plain reveal, deep plinth, moulded cornice
and parapet with cast-iron panel over door. Flanking quadrants
of wall in coursed squared limestone with ashlar coping.
(The Buildings of England: Verey D: Gloucestershire: The
Cotswolds: London: 1970-: P.182; Welsford J: Cirencester: A
History and Guide: Gloucester: 1987-: P.122).

Listing NGR: SP0256901511

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

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