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Stone Pier at Ngr Sp 0061 0229

A Grade II Listed Building in Cirencester, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7193 / 51°43'9"N

Longitude: -1.9926 / 1°59'33"W

OS Eastings: 400608

OS Northings: 202285

OS Grid: SP006022

Mapcode National: GBR 2PL.120

Mapcode Global: VHB2Q.D1YT

Plus Code: 9C3WP294+PX

Entry Name: Stone Pier at Ngr Sp 0061 0229

Listing Date: 24 May 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204841

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365118

Location: Cirencester, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: 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

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 21/02/2014


Stone Pier at NGR SP 0061 0229 

(Formerly listed as Stone Pier at NGR SP 0062 0229)


Former gate pier, now pier. Early/mid-C18. Limestone ashlar with vermiculated rustication. Pier is approximately 3m high with moulded stone plinth, alternate bands of ashlar and vermiculated rustication, moulded stone cornice, two tier cap with ball finial with band of vermiculated rustication. Pier has recessed corners. This pier to north of Broad Ride and matching pier to south of Broad Ride at NGR SP 0061 0232 (qv) may originally have carried gates between the Deer Park and Lodge Park and been moved to their present position when the Broad Ride was extended eastwards to Cecily Hill after 1779.
(Rudder S: The History and Antiquities of Cirencester (Plan of Park): Cirencester: 1780-: P.52; EH Gardens Register: Gloucester: Grade I: London: 1986-).

Listing NGR: SP0060802285

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