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Latitude: 51.4877 / 51°29'15"N
Longitude: -2.5471 / 2°32'49"W
OS Eastings: 362111
OS Northings: 176669
OS Grid: ST621766
Mapcode National: GBR CL5.SK
Mapcode Global: VH88G.SVTX
Plus Code: 9C3VFFQ3+35
Entry Name: Screen Walls and Piers to Sands Gate, Stoke Park
Listing Date: 4 March 1977
Last Amended: 30 December 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1202416
English Heritage Legacy ID: 380109
Location: Bristol, BS16
County: City of Bristol
Electoral Ward/Division: Frome Vale
Built-Up Area: Bristol
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol
Church of England Parish: Stapleton
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
ST6276 PARK ROAD, Stapleton
901-1/30/1967 (North West side)
04/03/77 Screen walls and piers to Sands
Gate, Stoke Park
(Formerly Listed as:
Screen walls and piers to entrance
to Stoke Park (Duchess Gate))
Also known as: Duchess Gate PARK ROAD Stapleton.
Entrance piers and screen walls. 1762. By Thomas Wright. Built
by Thomas Paty. Limestone ashlar, squared Lias rubble, Pennant
ashlar and rubble. A pair of moulded, panelled piers with
moulded caps and iron lamp baskets. Side pedestrian gates,
with smaller piers with vermiculated panels and caps. Screen
walls with flat copings, containing a niche each side with
fine Pennant arches, and shallow pilasters. Outer walls of
Pennant rubble, the left-hand wall terminating in a gate with
HISTORICAL NOTE: Sands Gate was the S carriage entrance to
Stoke Park; the original gates were removed to Badminton. They
were made in the forge approx 100m to the S on Broom Hill.
Popularly known as Duchess Gate.
(Garden History: Lambert D and Harding S: Thomas Wright at
Stoke Park: London: 1989-).
Listing NGR: ST6211176669
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