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Gate Piers at Entrance to Place Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Melksham, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3721 / 51°22'19"N

Longitude: -2.1385 / 2°8'18"W

OS Eastings: 390453

OS Northings: 163679

OS Grid: ST904636

Mapcode National: GBR 1S4.S5Z

Mapcode Global: VH96Q.WS91

Entry Name: Gate Piers at Entrance to Place Road

Listing Date: 13 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194269

English Heritage Legacy ID: 314350

Location: Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Melksham

Built-Up Area: Melksham

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Melksham

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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7/133 Gate piers at entrance to Place


Gate piers of carriageway and flanking pedestrian entrances. C18
and C19. Limestone. Main piers are rusticated with cornice and
ball finials. Side piers have carved lozenge decoration to all
faces, moulded cornice and pulvinated frieze. No gates. Gate
piers originally to now demolished Place House and erected on this
site when Place Road laid out 1864.

Listing NGR: ST9045363679

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