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Latitude: 53.8834 / 53°53'0"N
Longitude: -1.507 / 1°30'25"W
OS Eastings: 432506
OS Northings: 443135
OS Grid: SE325431
Mapcode National: GBR KRXJ.JN
Mapcode Global: WHC90.TNL8
Plus Code: 9C5WVFMV+96
Entry Name: Gatepiers, Quadrant Walls, Railings and Gates at Lofthouse Lodge
Listing Date: 30 March 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1226341
English Heritage Legacy ID: 423411
Location: Harewood House, Leeds, LS17
Civil Parish: Harewood
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Collingham St Oswald with Harewood
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
Tagged with: Gatepost
HARROGATE ROAD LS17
Gatepiers, quadrant walls, railings and gates at Lofthouse Lodge
Gatepiers, gates, quadrant walls and railings. c1755 probably by John Carr
for Edward Lascelles, 1st Earl of Harewood. Ashlar, cast- and wrought-iron.
Pair of main gatepiers and a pair of subsidiary gatepiers to which are attached
curving quadrant walls which terminate in small piers. Main gatepiers: channelled
rustication, Doric entablature, cyma-moulded cornice, frieze with paterae,
triangular casement-moulded pediment, the cornice continued round the sides.
Lower flanking piers: similarly treated with channelled rustication, Doric
entablature and triangular pediments. Gates and railings have simple stick bars
terminating in obelisk finials. Hinge has standard and gun-barrel turned rod
surmounted by urn finial. Flanking quadrant walls: low with moulded ashlar coping
surmounted by railings with bars with every 15th bar a standard. Terminates in
square low piers with projecting square cornices and slightly domed caps.
Gave the main access in the C18 to Harewood House (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SE3250643135
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