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Low Wall, Gate Piers, Railings, Gates, and Ha Ha Wall to Front of Acorn Bank House

A Grade II Listed Building in Temple Sowerby, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6473 / 54°38'50"N

Longitude: -2.5948 / 2°35'41"W

OS Eastings: 361714

OS Northings: 528185

OS Grid: NY617281

Mapcode National: GBR BGBP.0V

Mapcode Global: WH92K.3GN4

Entry Name: Low Wall, Gate Piers, Railings, Gates, and Ha Ha Wall to Front of Acorn Bank House

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226549

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423393

Location: Temple Sowerby, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Temple Sowerby

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Temple Sowerby St James

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 62 NW TEMPLE SOWERBY

2(INSET)/114 Low wall, gate piers,
railings, gates, and
6.2.68 ha-ha wall to front
of Acorn Bank house

G.V. II

At the west end, the curved low walls to either side of the gate have
semicircular copings topped by railings with square-section standards. The
large, rusticated gate piers have moulded bases and dentil ornament to cornices;
stepped tops with large urn finials. Wrought-iron double gates have foliate
scrollwork decoration to curved top rail; openwork panel with initials in
foliate frame to centre of each gate. These gates were awarded first prize for
modern ornamental ironwork by the Lord Lieutenant of Oxfordshire in the mid
C20. Only the gate piers, without urns, survive at the east end; a ha-ha wall
closes the south side.


Listing NGR: NY6171628180

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

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